Being a Bay Area native, I always took “The City” for granted.  After a long time apart—moving away for college and taking the better part of the year to travel to Australia, Japan, Korea and China—this picture captures a glimpse of a city that will always hold a special place in my heart.

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Amruta Patil works in the San Francisco startup bustle and is a neuroscience enthusiast. She’s an adventurer and daydreams of the beach. Find her ontwitter: @thatAmrutaPatil

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