Something Bossy’s son said. He pointed to this vendor on the street in his Morningside Heights’ neighborhood and said, “That’s the best book store in New York City.” He went on to describe how this particular guy refuses to sell anything subpar.
This view. It’s from the 20th floor of Bossy’s son’s current dorm room, the last of his four years at Columbia University in Morningside Heights.
Welcome to Notes from a Far-Flung Correspondent, which features the weekly interests and musings of Bossy’s Son, who is currently enjoying his sophomore year at Columbia University in the City of New York. This week: A Lesson in Perspective. Lately, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about perspectives — perspectives in the academic, social,…