cessation of all hankerings.

'It is a long-term project, patently an ambitious one, and there is a real-enough danger, I suppose, that sooner or later I'll bog down, perhaps disappear entirely, in my own methods, locutions, and mannerisms. On the whole, though, I'm very hopeful.' -
J.D. Salinger on the Glass family.

{images from a de appel production of franny and zooey}

1 comment:

  1. this is so strange--i just plucked "raise high the roofbeam, carpenters" off my shelf at random and read it very quickly. i had forgotten how tender and smart his writing could be. i love the glass family.