unfortunately, intertwined with her visit.
She is now stranded at her cousin's apartment in New York City, without power, on the sixth floor. They weren't worried when I spoke to them yesterday morning: they live in what was designated "beyond Area C," not expecting many problems and not expecting power outages. Area A was the area in the direct line of the hurricane and closest to the ocean: lower Manhattan--the Battery Park area, which was under a mandatory evacuation.
In this photo it looks as if the sea is coming in and taking over the land, which it is, at high tide in Battery Park.
But as I stated above, my niece, her husband and my daughter who was staying with them (her sist…