Better know the District

I am learning to love this beautiful, powerful, lonely place. Here are a few glimpses of my first month in Washington, DC:

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Crossing into the National Mall on Inauguration Day.

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I walk as much as I can; these old, beautiful row houses are their own entertainment.

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Jazz at HR-57 on H Street. Our late-night snack from the bar: waffles and nutella.

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Rush Hour at Union Station. But really, most hours seem to be rush hours in DC.

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Mayor Vincent Gray speaks at a media event to launch the new 1776 startup accelerator campus in downtown DC.

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Freedom Plaza.

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St. Monica and St. James Episcopal Church.

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The ordered chaos of Capitol Hill Books.

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A church on River Road NW.

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Capitol Hill, at peace.

(Note: I stole the title of this post, of course, from The Colbert Report‘s “Better Know a District” series.)

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