A Pear Tarte Tatin With an Unexpected Star Ingredient

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My first apartment in New York City featured mysterious smells that came up only through the closets, bold roaches, and a cozy mattress bed on the floor. My second, a gigantic step up, included my dear friend as a roommate, even bolder mice, and an alternative to the stairs that we lovingly referred to as “the smellevator.”