My dad grew up in Highland Park and witnessed some of the better days in Detroit, which are ancient history. The city has been in decay for decades. This is not a recent development. I am a suburbanite and have lived north of the D my entire life. It sickens me to see an urban center continue its decline when it could rise to greatness. The city’s failure to make a comeback is synonymous with the Lions; and all of us keep holding our breath waiting for that moment… Those who can no longer hold their breath move on.
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