WAY Too Close For Comfort
A five-alarm fire last night in SoHo, only a block away from our youngest. The street is still blocked off today, police have someone in custody for what they believe to be arson, and sadly, one person died in the fire.
City dwellers more than most know how critical it is get out of a burning building and last night my daughter and her roommate were very glad they did not have to put to practice their knowledge.
Our fireman son firmly believes no New Yorker should live on a floor higher than the hook and ladder can reach. Of course, realtors don’t want you to know that, or even think that, as how would all those gorgeous apartments with views sell for the millions they do?!