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It probably won't get me arrested. There isn't actually anything illegal about standing frozen in place in Grand Central Station, along with two hundred other people.
And if it does, fighting the charges will be amusing. I haven't had a good fight in years- people look at me and they know better than to get in my way.
I hadn't thought of any interesting pose.
Not like the couple locked in a motionless kiss, or the man who'd dropped his briefcase at 2:30 when we all froze, letting the papers flutter in an explosion of white around his feet,
stirred by passers-by.
So I'm just standing there, mind racing and eyes locked ahead as if I'm looking for a friend in the crowd. Looking for a friend locked in time.
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