Departures Magazine

Departures“There’s an edge of excitement in just sitting on the hotel’s veranda, being cooled by the waterfall Untermyer installed (natural air conditioning in those days) and thinking that back then [he and Albert Einstein] sat here discussing world events. On other occasions this patio was the setting for Einstein’s unsuccessful attempts to explain the theory of relativity to the mayor of Palm Springs. Now, it’s an atmospheric setting for breakfast: Tuscan poached eggs with perfect, just-baked scones and the sounds of Dinah Washington playing in the background.”
–Departures Magazine, October 2000
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