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  • Today was the day I finally decided to take a photo of the stairway outside my apartment. It's funny how people go off on adventures, expeditions, or just plain travels to new places and become so attached to a place that is not their home. A place where they know about the area, know great places to eat, have visited all of the monuments and seen the sights.

    Then they return home to a place they think they know, but in all reality, they generally don't.

    It goes along with the whole being a tourist in your home town thing, getting out of your normal routine and discovering what you have become so accustomed to, what you take for granted.

    I took a small step towards this in taking a photo of my stairway. I see it and wonder how wonderful and almost beautiful it is, and decided I might as well just take the pic before I never get a chance to again.

    One day I'll take a better shot...
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