This Side of Paradise: A Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald — Early Days

“As with D.H. Lawrence — who had a similarly doting mother — we see the familiar motif of domestic tension, and the clash and argument of class and blame that must have pervaded the Fitzgerald household…”

A Young Fitzgerald. Image:

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (named after the author of The Star Spangled Banner, Francis Scott Key, who was a distant family relative) was born on…