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it's tricky enough to walk through Times Square with two feet on the ground but Sunday night famed tight rope Walker Nicole lenda and his sister liana we'll try something even riskier rising above the fray of the iconic intersection to stroll on a wire more than two hundred feet high this is a three quarter inch wire rope as you can see it's actually smaller microphone on the size of a quarter X. little smaller than a quarter and %HESITATION this cable is going to be there to give I'm walking on which of the identical this is just a piece off the end of it it is thirteen hundred feet long it is over twenty five stories up and were walking five city blocks the walk will mark Leon is first high wire stunts since an accident while rehearsing an eight person pyramid tight rope walking twenty seventeen that broke every bone in her face for Sunday's event Nick Ileana will start from opposite ends of the wire meet and cross in the middle of Times Square and continue to opposite sides physically I know I have the ability to do it but if your mind doesn't back that up it doesn't matter what you know you can you will lend is no stranger to eye popping stuns in twenty twelve he became the first person to walk a tight rope across Niagara Falls and in twenty fourteen he walked blind folded between two skyscrapers in Chicago Sunday night's Times Square balancing act will be televised live