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The Wonders of the Automat

By Patricia Adams, published on Mar 15, 2012

...for all of us. When it’s time for us to return home, only one thing is left undone--the number one thing on the list.

We head for the Automat on Broadway near Seventh Avenue. My husband, usually a conservative driver, veers out of his lane and pulls within shouting distance of a police officer directing rush hour traffic. “Officer, is there any place we can park for just a few minutes?”

The officer frowns, shakes his head, and waves us on. As my husband works his way back into the line of traffic, the full length of the Buick station wagon passes the officer. The... (more)

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