I don't know how to put that video on my blog, so there's the link for it.
"This week in the magazine, Nick Paumgarten writes about the lives of elevators, and tells the story of Nicholas White, who was trapped in an elevator in New York City’s McGraw-Hill building for forty-one hours. Here is a condensed look at White’s ordeal, as captured by the building’s security cameras."
It nearly made me cry, and I don't cry easily. (Or at all. I didn't actually cry.)