F Scott Fitzgerald had a serious foot fetish. He linked feet with nakedness and would not let anyone see his naked feet. Scott went to the beach with socks and shoes on and would not swim, which is why in this picture he is fully dressed. He even went to a prostitute solely for her feet.
(Information found in Secret Lives of Great Authors by Robert Schnakenberg)
SCOTT WAS A SHOOBEA?! NOOOO