Koffie Verkeerd

With a prompter in every cellar window whispering comebacks, shy people would have the last laugh.

Jun 4
 

“Standing behind him, Michaelis saw with a shock that he was looking at the eyes of Doctor T.J. Eckleburg, which had just emerged, pale and enormous, from the dissolving night.
‘God sees everything,’ repeated Wilson.
‘That’s an advertisement,’ Michaelis assured him.
Something made him turn away from the window and look back into the room. But Wilson stood there a long time, his face close to the window pane, nodding into the twilight.”

— The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Standing behind him, Michaelis saw with a shock that he was looking at the eyes of Doctor T.J. Eckleburg, which had just emerged, pale and enormous, from the dissolving night.

‘God sees everything,’ repeated Wilson.

‘That’s an advertisement,’ Michaelis assured him.

Something made him turn away from the window and look back into the room. But Wilson stood there a long time, his face close to the window pane, nodding into the twilight.”

— The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald


  1. spookybenny reblogged this from nivanfear
  2. nivanfear reblogged this from oliverherbertt
  3. imsuggestingcoconutsmigrate reblogged this from blackshirtfistbump and added:
    Lololol, perfect
  4. blackshirtfistbump reblogged this from oliverherbertt and added:
    Mind blown.
  5. oliverherbertt posted this