F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote

See that little stream—we could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk it—a whole empire walking very slowly, dying in front and pushing forward behind. And another empire walked very slowly backward a few inches a day, leaving the dead like a million bloody rugs.


Tender is the Night (1934)

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See that little stream—we could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk it—a whole empire walking very slowly, dying in...

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See that little stream—we could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk it—a whole empire walking very slowly, dying in...

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See that little stream—we could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk it—a whole empire walking very slowly, dying in...

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See that little stream—we could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk it—a whole empire walking very slowly, dying in...