Dorothy Parker, The Writer’s Chapbook|||Clive|||http://clivedavis.blogspot.com/2005/03/quotable-i-cant-talk-about-hollywood.html|||3/31/2005 02:47:00 pm|||||||||
I can’t talk about Hollywood. It was a horror to me when I was there, and it’s a horror to look back on. I can’t imagine how I did it. When I got away from it I couldn’t even refer to the place by name. “Out there,” I called it. You want to know what “out there” means to me? Once I was coming down a street in Beverly Hills and I saw a Cadillac about a block long, and out of the side window was a wonderfully slinky mink, and an arm, and at the end of the arm a hand in a white suede glove wrinkled around the wrist, and in the hand was a bagel with a bite out of it.