Bob Hill’s America: Day 15 (A Quick Walk Through Washington, DC)


I empty all my change into a meter less than three blocks from the capitol, then follow Pennsylvania as it spans the White House lawn. The Lincoln Monument’s a mob scene with dueling preachers on both pillars and the yuppies play flag football on the north side of the mall. I swing out wide along the War Memorials before doubling back toward the car. The Washington Monument remains closed. It’s been that way for 15 years.

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