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And in the end, we were all just humans drunk
on the idea that love,
only love,
could heal our brokenness.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

What am I working so hard for?

“Hard work betrays none, but dreams betray many. Working hard alone doesn’t assure you that you’ll achieve your dreams. Actually there are more cases where you don’t. 369 more words

Not Sentimental

“I’m not sentimental–I’m as romantic as you are. The idea, you know,
is that the sentimental person thinks things will last–the romantic
person has a desperate confidence that they won’t.” 7 more words


The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

My rating: 2 of 5 stars

The book was straightforward (or at least that was how it looked like to me) despite the series of guessing games. 176 more words


Quote of the Day - F. Scott Fitzgerald

I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you are not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald


Welcome Fall!!!

“Autumn…..the year’s last loveliest smile”-William Cullen Bryant.

How do I love fall?  Let me count the ways:  Pumpkins, falling leaves in beautiful hues, crisp air, Halloween, comfort food, my yearly trek to Vermont, cozy sweaters, warm blankets, warm cider, “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”, apple picking, gourds, weekend getaways to New England, snuggling weather, the first frost, mums, pansies, pepperberries and Thanksgiving, just to name a few. 30 more words

“The intellectual drifted to the Metropolis and our politics were childish from lack of his criticism.”

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

This quotation was from almost a century ago, but it still rings true to this day.

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