Did he really say that?
The kind of humor I like is the thing that makes me laugh for five seconds and think for ten minutes = GEORGE CARLIN...Stained glass, engraved glass, frosted glass–give me plain glass = JOHN FOWLES...Music is the mathematics of the gods = PYTHAGORAS...Nothing is more fluid than language = R.L.SWIHART
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Uncle Scott & Aunt Zelda (R L Jr #5)
The 1936 Princeton Yearbook featured a photograph of an unofficial student organization with a mystery title: L.O.L.A.
It stood for the "Loyal Order of Lardner Admirers."
Ring Lardner Jr., that is.
But it wasn't his father's name that led him to Princeton. It was his father's neighbor.
-Ring Lardner Jr.
The author of I'd Hate Myself In The Morning was not the first Ring Lardner to have a special affection for Zelda Fitzgerald.
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The love poem sufficiently
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