The long lines, the heat, the hassle. Two hours in line for two minutes inside the polling place.
Whatever the outcome, it was all worth it.
(I asked this mother if I could take a picture of her and her child and she shyly agreed. Someone teased her, “Oy, tomorrow that’ll be in the papers.” I said no, it’ll just be for my blog. They looked at me like I was speaking Klingon.)