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Ernest Hemingway to F. Scott Fitzgerald: “Kiss My Ass”


Hemingway once sent F. Scott Fitzgerald a typescript of A Farewell to Arms. Fitzgerald sent back ten pages of edits and comments, signing off with “A beautiful book it is!”. 
You can see Hemingway’s first reaction above (signed EH).

 

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