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Illness changed LeCirque to Trick Dog

by TheUnknownComic on April 17, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr


For our anniversary I had an NYC weekend planned that included seeing the play of Breakfast at Tiffany's and eating at Le Cirque (I know I cheated to fit it into six) while staying at Trump Tower (the play starred Emile Clarke from Game of Thrones - I was going with an "as seen on tv" theme).
The play got cancelled then we both became ill. We cough and cough and cough. So now we are going to go to Irvington, VA which is the exact opposite of NYC. It is so quiet that it gives me the creeps. No car noises, sirens, random yelling, and endless crowds (things I normally find comforting) just quiet. I guess NYC will be next time around. If you get lost in VA or somehow find yourself in Irvington, go to the Trick Dog Cafe they serve a great dinner and a much better (by miles) martini then you would expect from a town that has maybe 1500 people in it.

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