Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald (July 24, 1900 – March 10, 1948), born Zelda Sayre in Montgomery, Alabama, was an American novelist and the wife of writer F. Scott Fitzgerald. She was an icon of the 1920s—dubbed by her husband "the first American Flapper." After the success of his first novel, This Side of Paradise (1920), the Fitzgeralds became celebrities.
Woman of the Day: Zelda Fitzgerald, is often only referred to as F. Scott Fitzgerald’s wife. But she was so much more then that. She was an author in her own right, called the first American flapper, and a 1920’s icon. For all the video game nerds, Shigeru Miyamoto, the creator of Zelda, named the princess after her. She is most obviously timeless.
Daisy's revelation Ah," she cried, "you look so cool." Their eyes met, and they stared together at each other, alone in space. With an effort she glanced down at the table. You always look so cool," she repeated. She had told him that she loved him, and Tom Buchanan saw.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby My favorite line in literature