Student or Learner
And he did go to New York – that pest from Miami, back
what does pest from mean in this sentence?
"Pest" is another word for "bug." In American slang, a "pest" is someone who is always bothering you too much. For example, maybe he comes to your home every night to get a free meal. Or maybe he calls you every day to tell you his problems. The verb is "to pester."