Something Old, Something New

There is an old part of this country and a new one. This distinction seems to be somewhat misleading as there is plenty of Old in the New.

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For example: Finding the right ticket for the public transportation system seems to be as confusing around here as it is in the new states.

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I walk to get a feel for the place. A certain style seems to dominate the local architecture …

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… with matching ornaments …

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… and infrastructure.

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Then the style changes …

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… step …

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.. by step …

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… until the New looks rather Old.

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I cross the river …

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… that does sometimes seem to have a temper …

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… to see the king …

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… and return. There is old transportation …

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… and new.

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There are guards …

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… watching over timeless brands and icons.

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I pass through a quarter …

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… where the Old …

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… and the New …

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… coexist …

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… peacefully …

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… picking the curiosity of passers-by.

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I see Beauty where the New meets the Old …

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… in Style.

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