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F Scott Fitzgerald wildthicket

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F Scott Fitzgerald wildthicket
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...
I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go.
  • 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
  • ...
There are all kinds of love in this world but never the same love twice.
Never confuse a single failure for a final defeat.
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.
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.