“In the end, everyone in San Francisco will get evicted.”
The guy in the back of my taxi is in the middle of an epic rant.
“Regardless of how many generations deep you are, how much money you got, where you work, whether you’re famous or living in a tent – none of that matters. When you die, they’ll box you up and relocate you down to Colma. Or dump your remains in the Bay. Or whatever. Because nobody gets to stay in The City forever.”
Stuck on the lower deck of the Bay Bridge, in traffic moving like a funeral procession, it’s hard not to think about death. Especially as this guy’s negative comments rack up faster than the clicks on the taximeter.
“Yeah, I guess so,” I mumble.
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[photo by Trevor Johnson]