Ashley Wilkes

The Signs as the “Gone With The Wind” - quartet

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Katie Scarlett O’Hara - Gemini, Scorpio, Capricorn

“He had never known such gallantry as the gallantry of Scarlett O'Hara going forth to conquer the world in her mother’s velvet curtains and the tail feathers of a rooster.”

willfull, brave, courageous, optimistic, naive, energetic, selfish, longs to be a “great lady” like her mother, passionate, impulsive, practical, loves her home, childish, stubborn, can turn from stone-cold to overwhelmingly heated in 1 second, charming, lively, ignorant, ambitious

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Rhett Butler - Aries, Taurus, Sagittarius

“How wonderful to know someone who was bad and dishonorable and a cheat and a liar, when all the world was filled with people who would not lie to save their souls and who would rather starve than do a dishonorable deed!”

sarcastic, mysterious, selfish, gives a damn about the opinion of others, loving, hates social norms and bounds, open-minded, generous, carefree, rebellious, wise, street-smart, enduring, patient, has great respect for decency and kindness, brave, lost, scared of rejection, dark, realistic

Originally posted by heckyeahreactiongifs


Melanie Hamilton - Cancer, Leo, Virgo

“She hasn’t your strength. She’s never had any strength. She’s never had anything but heart.”

kind, always sees the best in people, forgiving, loyal, loving, graceful, warm-hearted, patient, protective, soooo brave, fierce, giving, understanding, naive, accepting, widely admired and respected,feels burning hatred for those who threaten her loved ones, decent, altruistic

Originally posted by vivien-leigh


Ashley Wilkes - Libra, Aquarius, Pisces

“It’s a curse - this not wanting to look on naked realities. Until the war, life was never more real to me than a shadow show on a curtain. And I preferred it so. I do not like the outlines of things to be too sharp. I like them gently blurred, a little hazy.”

honorable, loyal, dreamer, soft-hearted, is the perfect gentleman, intellectual, imaginative, idealist, unable to adjust to a new situation, dishonest with himself, radiates dignity, lacks practicality, always looks back, passionate, interested in art and poetry, represents the old world

Originally posted by fuckyeahgwtw

Other characters:

Gerald O’Hara - Aries
Ellen O’Hara - Pisces
Carreen - Cancer
Suellen - Gemini
Mammy - Leo
Will Benteen (only exists in the book) - Taurus
Charles Hamilton - Gemini
Frank Kennedy - Virgo
Belle Watling - Scorpio
The Tarleton Twins - Sagittarius

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Top 10 Romance Movies

3. Gone With The Wind

Fiddle Dee Dee I love this movie. It’s one of those classic American tales. The scale it took to make this movie, especially in 1939 (Just the Atlanta fire alone). Vivien Leigh and Clarke Gable both deliver superb performances, and despite the fact that she does some petty shit (see India Wilkes) Scarlett O’Hara is a role model for women. She’s a self made business woman who will do anything to save her family. Everything Scarlett goes through just to get to Ashley, to realize that all along she’s loved Rhett, that’s love. It’s a magnetic story (It was the only book I read all the way through Freshman year) You know it’s a good story when even during the Great Depression, it’s the highest grossing movie of all time (with inflation of course). It’s an epic romance that take off amidst a time of social change. Scarlett and Rhett fight through social scrutiny, the Civil War, a miscarriage, and two dead husbands to be with each other. That’s love. 

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Gone with the wind (1939) Victor Fleming

“As God is my witness, as God is my witness they’re not going to lick me. I’m going to live through this and when it’s all over, I’ll never be hungry again. No, nor any of my folk. If I have to lie, steal, cheat or kill. As God is my witness, I’ll never be hungry again”