Old lady to guy pushing cart with large musical instrument case on top: Hey! Do you have a dead body in there?
–8th & 6th Ave
Old man: Tighty-whiteys! Tighty-whiteys! Does anyone know where the tighty-whiteys are? (pause) If anyone sees any tighty-whiteys, let me know.
Strung-out old lady: Call me! I’m going to church, I need to pray for all of us!
–Montague St, Brooklyn
Long-haired old guy riding bike very slowly, to no one in particular: I hate you.
–Thompkins Square Park
Overheard by: Eli