longest and most magical cab ride ever w/ author of "Confessions of NY Can Driver." tonight

that already needs to be revised. It's what I consider to be my favorite type of ride. Favorite Type of Ride Number Two, I wrote, is the one with the "elderly active" passenger. That's when you get someone in the cab who's way up there in years - like over eighty - but who's still enjoying living. I find myself exhilarated, with hope renewed that I still have many more years to go with vitality and good health. And Favorite Type of Ride Number One was said to be the fare with someone who's coming in from the airport who, with great anticipation, is seeing Manhattan for the very first time. Wide-eyed and agog, this person is like a pilgrim finally setting foot in the holy land. His excitement is contagious - I assume the role of the embedded tour guide, but with the secret agenda of absorbing his thrill vicariously. I had a passenger a few weeks ago, however, who brought me...

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