Think of New York City as a ballet.

Right now, the City is at an intermission. During intermission, some people get restless and don’t come back for the next act. That is what’s happening now. People are chasseing for the exits and going straight to Florida, Connecticut or elsehwere.

During intermission the audience might be on a break, but behind the curtain, there is frenetic activity. The set is changed. The…