Mystery schooner on the East River.
"There’s a sort of undercurrent of sex that’s always part of the association of hotel life. Lovers escape to hotels. … There is no way you can write or talk about hotels without the mentioning the bigger fantasy of the food, cleanliness, extreme comfort, and often the next stages—there’s the big bed in the room and all that that suggests."
"Is it an affectation or simple luxury to have a tiny spoon presented with your coffee, on a saucer, no matter what sort of coffee beverage you order?"
— My dad, now home, is reflecting on his recent trip to Venice and the Italian Alps.
A wooden Windmill day sailer under construction at Pier 66.
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