Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Composition with Flowers (Composition Fleurie), N/D
give your daughters difficult names. give your daughters names that command the full use of tongue. my name makes you want to tell me the truth. my name doesn’t allow me to trust anyone that cannot pronounce it right.
On peut tout te prendre; tes biens, tes plus belles années, l’ensemble de tes joies, et l’ensemble de tes mérites, jusqu’à ta dernière chemise. Il te restera toujours tes rêves pour réinventer le monde que l’on t’a confisqué.
If a French girl has to go out, she is going to start by dressing up, then at the last minute, she’s going to grab the old jeans that she was wearing all day and say, “Fuck it! I feel more me like this.