Welcome to John Hancock, Please Write Small

From my days as a bike messenger in Boston.

The enormous glass wing of the former John Hancock Tower in Coply Square, Boston. Framed against the blue sky.
The John Hancock Tower in Copley Square, Boston. Credit: Daderot

This is 200 Clarendon Street in Boston’s Back Bay.

It’s the tallest building in Boston, looming over Copley Place, Trinity Church and the Boston Public Library.

Back when I was a bike messenger in Boston, in the early years of the new millenium, this building was…



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