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This Side of Peared Ice

One of my favorite things to do during summertime evenings is put on jazz and enjoy a refreshing cocktail. In so many of his books, F. 334 more words

Literature

Book Review: This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Published in 1920.

Summary

This Side of Paradise follows the young life of Amory Blaine through the 1920s. Believing he has an extraordinary future ahead of him, the Minnesotan attends boarding school overseas and then goes on to Princeton. 791 more words

Writing

This Side of Paradise

This Side of Paradise is the debut novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Published in 1920, and taking its title from a line of the Rupert Brooke poem Tiare Tahiti, the book examines the lives and morality of post-World War I youth. 1,136 more words

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Song of Those Who Died in Vain

Sit down and bargain
All you like, grizzled old foxes.
We’ll wall you up in a splendid palace
With food, wine, good beds and a good fire… 182 more words

Poetry

My Weekly Spock: Spock and Leila

I came across a few publicity stills of Spock and Leila from This Side of Paradise.  Always loved this episode, and the goodbye scene is just one of the best goodbyes I’ve ever seen.

Spock

Favorite Part of "This Side of Paradise"

There was a minute while temptation crept over him like a warm wind,
and his imagination turned to fire, and he took the glass from Phoebe’s… 486 more words

Novel Quotes

They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered

F. Scott Fitzgerald