"He exalted the nature around and within us. His work is an expression of primal joy: He celebrated our animal senses, and the pleasures of
I love a good coffee table book! Thanks @theactorsfund! #theater #broadway #books #coffeetablebooks (at A Moveable Feast)
|—||from the preface of Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman|
|—||― Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast|
Tom Wolfe remembers his greatest humiliation—that thing that happens in New York City when you try and flag a cab but some assh*le steals it right from under your finger. This happened to Tom Wolfe. In the 60’s. And it still haunts him.
[This ran with the super longreads piece Tom Wolfe wrote for Newsweek on Wall Street “eunuchs.”]