I took a midmorning walk, down under the Brooklyn Bridge...
... then along a deserted street that would have scared me at little, except that there were police standing around at regular intervals. The graffiti was creepily cheerful:
Bursting with life:
Around the corner, I found a nice café. There weren't many people there. And no WiFi. If there were WiFi, would it be full of people? Maybe it's just too early on a Saturday.
Around another corner, buildings encroached, seemingly spanned by a segment of Manhattan Bridge: