"We are always the same age inside."
Tender Buttons is a book by Gertrude Stein that consists of three sections titled"Food", "Objects" and "Rooms". Even though the book consists of multiple poems coveringthe everyday life. Stein's experimental use of language makes the poems unconventional andtheir subjects unfamilliar.
Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was a prominent American poet and novelist born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, U.S. She moved to Paris in 1903, and made France her home for the remainder of her life.