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  • There are a gaggle of geese that have taken up residency on Randall's Island this winter. The baseball fields on the north tip of the island are not being used right now and their untouched fields serve as home for the geese.

    My neighborhood in the South Bronx has a reputation that largely revolves around being an industrial dumping ground for New York City. Distribution hubs, recycling centers, sewage plants, etc all make their home here along with me and the geese. I can walk to the island over the Triborough Bridge and there find a bit of peace and quiet in this city. As I tromped through the clean snow I loved that the geese were louder than the sounds from the bridge, even overpowering the FedEx and New York Post trucks moving along the waterfront.
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