We Met Yesterday

Monday, 1/03/2011

Jan 8
Anonymous, Tourists on the 5 Train, 4:01pm 
Me: Do you need help?
You: No
Jan 8

Anonymous, Tourists on the 5 Train, 4:01pm

Me: Do you need help?

You: No

Anonymous, Lady with Insurance on the Fifth Floor, 4:25pm 
Me: Where is the Rogosin Institute?
You: I don’t know
(Rogosin is on the 2nd floor)
Jan 8

Anonymous, Lady with Insurance on the Fifth Floor, 4:25pm

Me: Where is the Rogosin Institute?

You: I don’t know

(Rogosin is on the 2nd floor)

Barbara, Medical Administrator/Curfew Enforcer, 4:31pm
Me: I’m here for my appointment
You: You’re late
Jan 8

Barbara, Medical Administrator/Curfew Enforcer, 4:31pm

Me: I’m here for my appointment

You: You’re late

Anonymous, Born American, 4:38pm
You: Excuse me, mister.  I just bought this cinnamon roll downstairs and it is too much.  Would you like half?
Me: No, thanks.
Jan 8

Anonymous, Born American, 4:38pm

You: Excuse me, mister.  I just bought this cinnamon roll downstairs and it is too much.  Would you like half?

Me: No, thanks.

Anonymous, Kidney Doctor, 4:40pm 
Me: You okay?
You: The baby isn’t as gentle as it used to be.
Me: You should see a doctor.
Jan 8

Anonymous, Kidney Doctor, 4:40pm

Me: You okay?

You: The baby isn’t as gentle as it used to be.

Me: You should see a doctor.

Dr. Chevalier, Kidney Doctor, 4:45pm 
You: You’re a “What-If” type of patient.
Me: Insurance isn’t cheap.
Jan 8

Dr. Chevalier, Kidney Doctor, 4:45pm

You: You’re a “What-If” type of patient.

Me: Insurance isn’t cheap.

Anonymous, Gatekeeper,5:02pm 
Me: How much for the urine test?
You: $43
Jan 8

Anonymous, Gatekeeper,5:02pm

Me: How much for the urine test?

You: $43

Martine, Money(wo)man, 5:35pm 
You: (Pin on the wall) “Relax, God Is In Charge”
Jan 8

Martine, Money(wo)man, 5:35pm

You: (Pin on the wall) “Relax, God Is In Charge”

Anonymous, Bloodletter, 5:27pm
Me: Can I take your photo?
You: Don’t get me in trouble on the internet.
Me: It’s a big place, but I’ll try.
Jan 8

Anonymous, Bloodletter, 5:27pm

Me: Can I take your photo?

You: Don’t get me in trouble on the internet.

Me: It’s a big place, but I’ll try.

Anonymous, Organic Avenue bottle refunder, 6:02pm
Me: Can I take your photo?
You: No
Me: At least allow me to explain.  It is an art project, of sorts, where I take a photo of everyone I meet for the year.
You: That sounds cool.  OK.
Jan 8

Anonymous, Organic Avenue bottle refunder, 6:02pm

Me: Can I take your photo?

You: No

Me: At least allow me to explain.  It is an art project, of sorts, where I take a photo of everyone I meet for the year.

You: That sounds cool.  OK.

Lydia, Metrocard Hawker, 6:05pm
You: Look on the bright side.  Your loss has allowed us to write down these serial numbers so when you lose it again, we can get you a new one. 
Me: Great.
Jan 8

Lydia, Metrocard Hawker, 6:05pm

You: Look on the bright side.  Your loss has allowed us to write down these serial numbers so when you lose it again, we can get you a new one. 

Me: Great.

Dwayne Joseph, Spotted Pig Sous Chef/Brit, 6:07pm 
Me: the Blackberry?
You: I took it just so you’d get mad. 
Me: Nice.  I like that. 
Jan 8

Dwayne Joseph, Spotted Pig Sous Chef/Brit, 6:07pm

Me: the Blackberry?

You: I took it just so you’d get mad. 

Me: Nice.  I like that. 

Jamie Seet, Spotted Pig Event planner 6:09pm
You:  I bought the G12, but this works.
Jan 8

Jamie Seet, Spotted Pig Event planner 6:09pm

You:  I bought the G12, but this works.

Jessa Blades, Urban Naturalist, 6:11pm
Me: Let me take your photo.
You: At least let me get ready!
Jan 8

Jessa Blades, Urban Naturalist, 6:11pm

Me: Let me take your photo.

You: At least let me get ready!