Literature / Breakfast at Tiffany's

Breakfast at Tiffany's is a 1958 novella by Truman Capote.

Set in Manhattan in 1943-44, and centering around a nameless gay writer's friendship with a bicurious, borderline Hooker with a Heart of Gold named Holly Golightly, the story is a touching meditation on the varying nature of love, and how people of disparate backgrounds can form unconventional family groups.

In the 1961 Film of the Book, Audrey Hepburn wears a fabulous Givenchy dress and holds a cigarette in a holder.

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