It means that wherever you go in the world, you will be a San Franciscan, a person just a little bit different from having lived a life unlike any other, poised on a hilltop, lost in a fog, feeling always the pull of the tides at the end of the known world.

Herb Caen, "Valley Boy"

The Embarcadero

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If your media player is set to repeat, the sound files below will play continuously in the background when you click on the Play buttons. Also, if your media player is set to open several instances, you can play two or more sound files simultaneously and mix your own soundtrack.

    Traffic sounds
    Seagulls and construction sounds
    A musical impression of cold
    An excerpt from "San Francisco" (part 2), Judy Garland

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