Before the Flowers of Friendship Faded


“Before the flowers of friendship faded friendship faded.”

Gertude Stein

This phrase was used as the title of a work published in 1931, but was originally used in Ch. LXII of A Novel of Thank You, written in 1925-1926, but not published until 1958 by the Yale University Press.

 
 

Portrait of Gertrude Stein, Carl Van Vechten, 1934

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