"You mean no more Slip 'N Slide on the snow on the subway stairs? No more rain running down the stairs like a burbling waterfall in South America? No more sylvan ponds of black water on the landings and at the base of the stairs where the drains have backed up yet again? You mean the natural world is going to be removed entirely from our experience of the subway stairs? Thank God we'll still have rats, track fires, and urine to remind us we live in the greatest city on earth." [Clean & Orderly Second Ave. Subway Already Exists on Paper]
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