Out of Town: Top Withins

Top Withins, Yorkshire

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If one rambles for a couple of hours out of Haworth across the moor you eventually come to Top Withins. To paraphrase a small plaque on the ruined farmhouse walls, this or may not have inspired Emily Brontë to create Wuthering Heights. The reception committee made the flat-mate and I feel welcome.

Coney Island’s 1st Annual Pet Day

Despite the drizzly conditions, a few brave dogs turned out for the first Coney Island pet parade this afternoon, with the lady above taking first place. Her assistant took care of the winner’s paperwork—a season pass to Deno’s Wonderwheel amusement park plus a whole lotta dog food.