The Great Gatsby

This is Sam’s tattoo.

The tattoo is part one of a three part series I plan on getting- the last lines from my three favorite books. Not only is the last line of The Great Gatsby intriguing, it also embodies the entire message and journey of the book- that is, Gatsby’s regression into the past as he continues to live into the future. I got my tattoo at Route 66 Ink in Portland, Connecticut.

Literary Tattoos: The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Tattoos: The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Tattoos: The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald

“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”

- Last line in The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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