EPISODE 2: THE STREET (BORDER CROSSING) Bernard Tschumi, The Manhattan Transcripts [1976-81]
'Border Crossing . . . Derelict piers and luxury hotels, junkies and detectives, cheap whorehouses and gleaming skyscrapers had all been part of his world. So when he got out of jail, he thought he could pass safely from one to the next . . . but then he met her. To him, she was an enigma_bold, shy, wanton, and childlike in turn. From the moment he saw her he was a man possessed_possessed by a woman who was beautiful to look at, but lethal to love . . . . THE STREET.'