enLocation - Palm Springs

Once a year a pilgrimage is made.  

Although it isn’t exactly the holy land, to a design geek like me, it’s a religious experience.  A bit of a mecca really.

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Palm Springs is a religion where the temple is a 1950’s modernist gem of white stucco and animated concrete blocks with a pool that appears to continue for miles amidst the rocky sand and towering palm trees.

A religion where our chants are the croons of Frankie and Dean.

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And every year, for one weekend we make the drive, the pilgrimage to the promise land and one takes communion in a bloody mary.  By the pool.  In one’s speedo.

Or lack there of.

Palm Springs.

Basically, I’m for anything that gets you through the night – be it a prayer, tranquilizers …. Or a bottle of Jack Daniels.
- Frank Sinatra

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 Palm Springs | California

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