joan didion

“it was the united states of america in the cold late spring of 1967, and the market was steady and the gnp high and a great many articulate people seemed to have a sense of high social purpose and it might have been a spring of brave hopes and national promise, but it was not, and more people had the uneasy apprehension that it was not.”—slouching towards bethelhem

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