possible yenta halloween costume ideas + questions comments thoughts concerns
pros: her uniform from the 90’s on was just a blanche devereaux blouse and a construction worker. easy enough. piles of costume jewelry, white diamond jokes. weird wolf howls throughout conversations. big giant luxurious eye brows. and riding around in a wheel chair all night sounds boss
cons: i’m sorry, is your house wheelchair accessible? i’m not wearing pants
“I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything.“— F. Scott Fitzgerald
and then he pillaged her diary for story lines, locked her in their house for weeks when she asked for a divorce, told her she was too old at 27 to make anything of herself, openly engaged in affairs while she was locked away in a sanitarium, and blamed her when his jazz age mystique finally rusted in the light of 1930’s hollywood. zelda was heralded as the embodiment of the new and bold and modern by a man whose affection eventually lead to the corruption of any semblance of those commendations.