• drawings F. Scott Fitzgerald -theperfectmistake •
drawings F. Scott Fitzgerald


report
34032 notes / 7 years 5 months ago
drawings F. Scott Fitzgerald
All these soft, warm nights going to waste when I ought to be lying in your arms under the moon - the dearest arms in all the world - darlin...
  • aquarius:the time he stood on a window ledge reciting poetry and almost jumped out
  • pisces:his foot fetish
  • aries:the time he threatened to jump out a window to prove his love for james joyce
  • taurus:finding out where hemingway moved to and showing up at his doorstep in the middle of the night drunk
  • gemini:the egg yolks he'd put in his friends' hats as a prank
  • cancer:leaving bowls of money out at parties for people to take
  • leo:the time his school paper publicly wrote about him, "will someone poison scotty or find some means to shut his mouth?"
  • virgo:only getting into college because he wrote the admission board that it was his birthday and they felt sorry for him
  • ...
I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go.
There are all kinds of love in this world but never the same love twice.
You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say.
I used to wonder why they kept princesses in towers.
Never confuse a single failure for a final defeat.
lit wisdom letter father daughter F Scott Fitzgerald 1930s F. Scott Fitzgerald
I don’t want to live - I want to love first, and live incidentally.
I wish I could write. I get these ideas but I never seem to be able to put them in words.
I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.