michelle thinks something like a thousand people trampled her kitchen rug. it was a challenge for someone with even a mild crowd-phobia. several extremely pregnant women tramped up the three pitiless flights of stairs, and i'd say dozens of children under the age of eight accompanied their parents, who were enthusiastically teaching them how to look at fresh art. one toddler, who noted the flipflops in one of the pictures, was delighted to discover the same flipflops in 3D, on my feet.

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