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F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise Quotes: It was always the becoming he dreamed of, never the being.
         

It was always the becoming he dreamed of, never the being.


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Always, after he was in bed, there were voices - indefinite, fading, enchanting - just outside his window, and before he fell asleep he would dream one of his favorites waking dreams.

Always, after he was in bed, there were voices - indefinite, fading, enchanting - just outside his window, and before he fell asleep he would dream one of his favorites waking dreams.



You don’t know what a trial it is to be —like me. I've got to keep my face like steel in the street to keep men from winking at me.

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You know I'm old in some ways-in others-well, I'm just a little girl. I like sunshine and pretty things and cheerfulness-and I dread responsibility.

You know I'm old in some ways-in others-well, I'm just a little girl. I like sunshine and pretty things and cheerfulness-and I dread responsibility.



C'mon, Amory. Your romance is overYou don't know how true you spoke. No idea. 'At's the whole trouble

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When the water is very calm and very beautiful, it won’t take a long time that a thick head will throw a stone in it!

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But the moment I saw you, I knew there was something more. There was something behind those big, beautiful brown eyes that I had to get to know, and, damn girl you’ve kept me in a trance ever since.

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