? Why do I mention it now?
Because you really have to have one drink up here once a summer and summer will be over before you know it.
Here's what I said back on 9/11/06:
The view: divine. The crowd: civilized. The drinks: well made. Grabbing a drink after work with friends on the lovely rooftop of the Metropolitan Museum is a certain must before it closes for the season. Equally fun is the nearly empty walk through the museum on the way out.