Habitually Chic

Yet another place for me to post chic and inspiring photos!
unejeunedemoiselle:

Evelyn Waugh wouldn’t be caught dead at your dinner party.
Waugh, one of my favorite misanthropic bastards in literary history, put a lot of effort into putting as much distance between himself & the rest of humanity as possible. To that end, he went to the trouble of printing up these all-purpose “Mr. Evelyn Waugh is not interested in your petty invitations and cordially invites you to fuck off” cards, which he would hand out to people who made demands on him (e.g. aspiring writers seeking critiques of their manuscripts, friends requesting his presence at dinner parties, his children asking him to stop publicly referring to them as “physically inept, monotonous, defective adults who fill me with depression”)
(via trumpetstrumpet)

I may need to order my own version of this card. 

unejeunedemoiselle:

Evelyn Waugh wouldn’t be caught dead at your dinner party.

Waugh, one of my favorite misanthropic bastards in literary history, put a lot of effort into putting as much distance between himself & the rest of humanity as possible. To that end, he went to the trouble of printing up these all-purpose “Mr. Evelyn Waugh is not interested in your petty invitations and cordially invites you to fuck off” cards, which he would hand out to people who made demands on him (e.g. aspiring writers seeking critiques of their manuscripts, friends requesting his presence at dinner parties, his children asking him to stop publicly referring to them as “physically inept, monotonous, defective adults who fill me with depression”)

(via trumpetstrumpet)

I may need to order my own version of this card. 

  1. whoresdontgetcars reblogged this from getlouder
  2. cupcakesniffer reblogged this from laurachase
  3. kokosfink reblogged this from orache
  4. orache reblogged this from 3915017 and added:
    (via trumpetstrumpet)
  5. lonlynemo reblogged this from jewahl
  6. itmusthave reblogged this from meiringens and added:
    (via meiringens, trumpetstrumpet)
  7. dionysus-lion reblogged this from elrondhalfelvens
  8. ryangrossling reblogged this from trumpetstrumpet
  9. oscillating-wildly reblogged this from swedesinstockholm and added:
    (via trumpetstrumpet)
  10. sollyintheskywithmusic reblogged this from swedesinstockholm and added:
    (via trumpetstrumpet)
  11. swedesinstockholm reblogged this from 3915017
  12. nau-see reblogged this from 3915017 and added:
    (via trumpetstrumpet)
  13. 3915017 reblogged this from lustreless
  14. lustreless reblogged this from surrealsm
  15. surrealsm reblogged this from chardonette
  16. ranthoughts reblogged this from the-rx
  17. tambourgi reblogged this from thorngwen
  18. thorngwen reblogged this from iago-rotten
  19. spumeux reblogged this from yonsolitaryhighlandlass
  20. thiscorrosion reblogged this from the-library-and-step-on-it
  21. yonsolitaryhighlandlass reblogged this from silasbenjamins
  22. isopathic reblogged this from trumpetstrumpet