F. Scott Fitzgerald quote about action from This Side of Paradise - Tom, I hope something happens. I'm restless as the devil and have a horror of getting fat or falling in love and growing domestic.
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Tom, I hope something happens. I'm restless as the devil and have a horror of getting fat or falling in love and growing domestic.
 F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise (1920). copy citation

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Author F. Scott Fitzgerald
Source This Side of Paradise
Topic action unrest routine
Date 1920
Language English
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Weblink http://www.gutenberg.org/files/805/805-h/805-h.htm

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“But us—you and me and Alec—oh, we'll get a Jap butler and dress for dinner and have wine on the table and lead a contemplative, emotionless life until we decide to use machine-guns with the property owners—or throw bombs with the Bolshevik God! Tom, I hope something happens. I'm restless as the devil and have a horror of getting fat or falling in love and growing domestic.
The place at Lake Geneva is now for rent but when I land I'm going West to see Mr. Barton and get some details. Write me care of the Blackstone, Chicago.
S'ever, dear Boswell, SAMUEL JOHNSON.
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