The March issue of French magazine Monsieur has a cover story on Pi (Preppyivy), tracing its origins back to the days of Fitzgerald and “This Side of Paradise” and opening with a Tommy Hilfiger advertising image.

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Below are some more visuals from the story.

To think I spent one semester doing a master’s in French literature before dropping out to become an editorial assistant at $7 per hour. Nothing like stumbling through French conjugations to make you feel 20 years younger. — CC