• Blair liked to think of herself as a hopeless romantic in the style of old movie actresses like Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe. She was always coming up with plot devices for the movie she was starring in at the moment, the movie that was her life.

    Cecily von Ziegesar (2003). “Gossip Girl: #1: A Novel by Cecily von Ziegesar”, p.11, Hachette UK