She loved it. Miss Shipley really loved the Met. Museum and this painting by James Rosenquist in particular.
No, this is not a portrait of our party leader Miss Townsend. But it is a favourite image of hers by the artist Cindy Sherman. Unlike the lady in this image, Miss Townsend is never to be seen in a kitchen.
And some of our students were lucky enough to see 'Billy' on Broadway. But mind your heads we were up in the gods - the best seats in the house.
New Yorker's really know how to throw a party. This time just around the corner from our hotel - the Macy's Independence Day Parade. It really did have the WOW factor.