It has since turned into a blackened, half-melted mess, but last weekend a fresh blanket of snow fell on Central Park. Here are a few indulgent photos.
The stone bridge near the 59th St. + 5th Ave. entrance.
This snowman is from the Tim Burton school of design. The eyes are pitch black and set deep into the snowman’s head.
Miró. In the snow. [Ha. See what I did there?]
More snowmen. Clearly, these were made by adults.
A wedding. I like her shoes.
The elegant Plaza Hotel.
I like the contrast between the bottom half of this photo, with its natural beauty, and the top half, which couldn’t be more urban.
Yes, the snowgirl has nipples.
The quality of his playing didn’t seem to be compromised by his cold hands. He told me he picked up a violin just seven years ago and taught himself how to play. He was pretty good!