Prague needs more tourists like George Bush needs
but let me just go on record as saying the city is
even more beautiful than I knew it 7 years ago.
we went we saw workmen (alas, truly no women)
sand and hammering catheads (literally kocicky
the Czechs call cobblestones) into place.
sometimes salt and pepper, other times
chess--under each step.
They're fixing cracks where facade meets sidewalk,
in pastel shades for hundreds years old buildings.
Europeans are conservationists! There's
nothing wrong with that.
The 111-year-old electric trams zip crosstown
unimpeded by cars.
And Prague, city of doGs with a capital P, now
even offers (free!)
little paper sacks the size of lunchbags with a
for pooperpickerupping. It's not just for