A small, sad piece about eating and money (my two favourite topics of conversation) in New York, by Emily Gould.

"Basic things are too expensive here, and expensive things are often offensively mediocre.  Like the dinner we were eating.  Or maybe I just wasn’t that hungry.  

I hardly need to tell you that I love food, but sometimes I lose my appetite.” 


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