I just want to be sitting at a café, eating croque monsieurs and pastries and drinking wine to my heart’s content.
Gordon Parks, Black classroom, Mobile, Alabama, 1956, (1956).
I may not have won anything from my derby bets, alas…
But the preppy attire, mint juleps, and cucumber sandwiches made up for it.
from The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
This is part of my end-of-the-term celebration, apparently.
The perfect wardrobe.
Renaissance & Restoration Literature final in the morning.
Lord, PLEASE give me the strength…