Monday, April 11, 2011

The Met and Los Mets

What a triumph, Saturday! What a long, adventure-filled, iPhone camera-captured time. Behold:

Part I: The Met

My uncle invited me to see Le Comte Ory at the Met. It's a gorgeous, funny opera with men in drag, a woman singing a castrato part and glorious costumes. I was in heaven.

I had fished this cocktail dress out of my closet and hey! It still fits! Excellent.



Then it was off to the Met for the afternoon's festivities. Lincoln Center is a gorgeous area of the city and the sunshine made it even more magical as it bounced off expensive dentures and crystal chandeliers.





My cousin Michael, who I hadn't seen in probably 10 years, came with my aunt and uncle. We hit it off and had a great time with the dancing men in drag and watching the sets move in between songs. Did you know there's a threesome on stage?



Then I changed gears in every sort of direction.

Part II: Los Mets

My boyfriend's future sort of brother-in-law got tickets to see the Mets play at Citi Field. I sprinted to Queens! (Not really.)


Dubra Dave


'Twas cold and we wore free hats


Took prom photos


Standing spooned with dudes


Tenderly kissed


See?



And the long, tired ride home

Saturday!

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