Leaving the Law

Getting Over Your Big City Addiction

Frank Sinatra and “New York, New York” have a lot to answer for, if you ask me. If you don’t make it there, you won’t make it anywhere—that’s how the thinking seems to go. The corollary to “make it there”-think is that you can’t leave, or you’re giving up everything that makes life fun and civilized in the 2.75 hours you might have weekly to enjoy your big city life.