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Posts tagged with John Cheever.
“While pondering suicide Cheever was his old jovial self among friends, though one day Ettlinger spotted him walking along First Avenue. About to say hello, he suddenly noticed the haunted look on Cheever’s face—”such a powerful expression of sadness”—that he quickly ducked behind a building until his friend had passed.”Cheever: A Life by Blake Bailey (via heheheheheheheeheheheehehe)
“Many years later, after Cheever had stopped drinking, he often assuaged his melancholy by gorging on cheese and crackers […]”Cheever: A Life by Blake Bailey (via heheheheheheheeheheheehehe)