To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it’s about, but the music the words make.”
— Truman Capote (via observando)
Photo booth pictures of Truman Capote, Audrey Hepburn, and Mel Ferrer, c. 1956.
"Marilyn [Monroe] was my first choice to play Holly Golightly. I thought she would be perfect. Holly had to have something touching about her…unfinished. [But] Paramount double-crossed me in every way and cast Audrey." - Truman Capote
Personal note: Capote: A Biography by Gerald Clarke is the biography that made me a fan of biographies.
Pattern design by Vivi95, artist from Shanghai, China.
She had fallen in love so many times that she began to suspect she was not falling in love at all, but doing something much more ordinary.”
— Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close-Jonathan Safran Foer