Notes: Things To Worry About

jane-in-bed:

F.Scott Fitzgerald ended a letter to his 11-year-old daughter, Scottie, with a list of things to worry about and not to worry about.

Things to worry about:

Worry about courage
Worry about cleanliness
Worry about efficiency
Worry about horsemanship

Things not to worry about:

Don’t worry…

the fool

i am tired
of saving
you

there is nothing
left for
me

that is all
i know to
do

to keep saving
you
again

but i am
never saved
never anywhere

i hover
in
limbo

and lets
be honest
i am not
saving
anyone

so why cant
i
just fall
already