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How to beat the DOG DAYS OF SUMMER

Even the doggies are suffering……….lots of tongues hanging out.

Taking shade under a telephone kiosk.

She charges $2 and is raking it in.

Bask on a rock………seems like it would be cooler in the water !

Look for one of these.

Without Sun block………

With Sun Block !

Too HOT to row………hoist a sail.

Hire a Pedi-cab and let this cutie do the peddling!

Hire a carriage……..and leave the trotting to the horse.

Pretend you are in Hawaii.

Cool off in Times Square. [Yeah, right]!

Take a shower in the fountain in Washington Square.

Paddle around in the pool at my Swim Club.

Estelle took a dip…..and maybe one too many!

Or reserve a Cabana for the day………with the Opera House nearby.

Paddle with Ocean Kayak……..in the Hudson River……….it’s free.

Take a cruise around Manhattan.

Catch a breeze along the Hudson River………..but today it is too DAMN hot.

Row your boat………or sit in the shade under Bow Bridge.

Carry a big umbrella.

Carry a small umbrella.

Sit under a paper umbrella.

Sit in the shade……..under your umbrella.

Take a nap in the garden at MOMA.

Wear something airy and frilly.

DO NOT sit in an outdoor cafe…………way to caliente!

Ride the WHAC A MOLE at the Wohlman Rink.

Hang out on the Great Lawn…at 80th street.

Sit on a pier in the Hudson River.

Sit on a chair in Times Square……….it is the ONLY thing that is FREE !

Cool your feet in the Yacht Pond of the East Side of the park.

Hike up your skirt and walk in Bethesda Fountain.

Climb out your window…….with your dog…….and sit on a ledge.  DUH!

Or just “air condition” your legs with holes in your stockings.

In New York…..anything goes.