Amory plus Beatrice plus two years in Minneapolis—these had been his ingredients when he entered St. Blaine had, as usual, retired for the evening to his private library. Background[ edit ] In the summer ofafter less than a year of courtship, Zelda Sayre broke up with the year-old Fitzgerald.
Despite Amory's best efforts to earn money at an advertising agency, Rosalind breaks off their engagement in order to marry a wealthier man, devastating Amory. He was a prolific writer of short stories, and published around of them Bruccoli xiii.
A beautiful girl in Minneapolis is a replica of his perfect self. Scott Fitzgerald - The s were a time when it was apparent that the wealthy class was chasing the wrong means to happiness.
This was followed by an indistinguishable song that included much stamping and then by an endless, incoherent dirge.
It was on one of the shadowy paths that Beatrice at last captured Amory, after Mr.