It was sunny today until just before 3, when storm clouds blew in and a shower began.  We packed hastily and hightailed it out of the park, and what began as topless reading on the grass became a topless dash in the rain down Central Park West. And it felt wonderful.

Of course, it was raining, so the camera was packed safely away – meaning that you’ll just have to imagine what we looked like racing along the sidewalk, rain-pelted and exultant. But here to sharpen your imaginative powers are some photos of what we did before the rain began…