sick, diseased gentoo penguin,
Though nothing can bring back the hour
Of splendour in the grass, of glory in the flower
We will grieve not, rather find
Strength in what remains behind
Now, perhaps you can tell me exactly what the poet means by such expressions as “splendor in the grass” and “glory in the flower”.
- Splendor in the Grass (1961)
15/50 Natalie Wood pictures
Splendor in the Grass (1961) | The Mystery of Natalie Wood (2004)
Since their meeting during the filming of Rebel, Natalie and Nick Adams had become one of Hollywood’s most frequently photographed young couples. Natalie was attracted to Adams’ lively sense of humor, but she admitted in an interview that she thought of him as ‘more of a brother than a boyfriend’.
Natalie checks a camera set-up on location for Cash McCall (1960)
when we’re young, we look at things very idealistically I guess.
"All this - it’s gonna be ours some day."
Well, like you, Bud. I don’t think too much about happiness either.