I met up with a friend on Monday and did something neither of us had ever done — took the Staten Island ferry to Staten Island and back. I love being on the water, and of course the views of the Statue of Liberty are lovely.
Earlier in the day I met a former student of mine from Ball State University for breakfast. Joe Young and I have not seen each other since the day I left Muncie in 2008. I had heard from another alum that Joe was in NYC, and on a chance I contacted him. We had a delightful breakfast on the Lower East Side, and a great catch-up time.
Here are scenes from the day: