The busy New York streets crisscrossed in indiscernible patterns throughout the city as Darwin traced the familiar route to his favorite place in Central Park. Groups of tourists crowded the sidewalk jostling for the best view. The flash of their camera's temporarily dizzied him as he passed a large group, all aiming their cameras at the towering skyscrapers dotting the landscape. "Tourists", a disgruntled Darwin muttered under his frosty breath, weaving between the crowds. While the harsh winds may deter some people, they only encouraged Darwin's regular walks through Central Park. It was typically less crowded during this time, but Christmas in New York was an attraction for many tourists.
With a frosty sigh Darwin took a set on his favorite bench, watching the crowds as they meandered past. Some days he wished he was part of their jovial groups, all laughing and taking pictures to commemorate their vacations, but he was shy, and thought better of it, he wasn't a tourist after all. T