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"So We Bear On, Boats Against the Current, Borne Back Ceaselessly Into the Past"


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F. Scott Fitzgerald
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"So We Bear On, Boats Against the Current, Borne Back Ceaselessly Into the Past"
Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald and his wife Zelda Sayre. St. Mary’s Cemetery; Rockville Maryland In 1940, St. Mary's refused to allow Fitzgerald to be buried in the Catholic cemetery because, "He had not performed his Easter duty and his writings were undesirable." Fitzgerald was buried at Rockville Union Cemetery until 1975, when the authorities at St. Mary's had a change of heart






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