Aries: You need a house party to ring in the New Year. If no one is having a party, throw the party! There’s no reason to sit at home without a room full of your closest friends and their friends. The more the merrier, ring in the New Year right.
At 14th Street, a man tried to sell me “tooies” (Tuinals), and at the West 4th station, a Jamaican man came up to me and said, “Read this book: it’s beautiful,” handing me Steps to Jesus. I got on a lively D train with some young people on it, and it was nice until an old man who smelled of urine sat down next to me.