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  • I don't shop. So I'm not sure what lured me into Water Tower Place on my last trip to Chicago. It's definitely good place to people watch. This is where tourists stop. Up the escalators. Up. Up. Up. Gulp some free tea at Teavana. Turn around and then there was this...

    Glass encasement of the elevator revealing fragments of many different worlds and conversations going on throughout this multi-levelled shoppette.

    The bald man lower left waiting for his wife.
    The woman in stripes talking to her friend in the red bonnet.
    A couple occupying armchairs sipping tea.
    A man escorting his daughter to the American Girl shop.
    The blue glare of a TV monitor.
    And a wide variety of other stories refracted...reflected in glass.
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