"You can be a romantic as your please about love," G. ) George Bernard Shaw took great delight in the fact that he had no access to the personal fortune of his real-life “green eyed millionairess,” his wife, Charlotte Payne-Townsend.He once commented to a British Inland Revenue tax official that he could only guess at his wife’s wealth. requested that their ashes be mingled and scattered together.You are my divinity, my madness, my selfishness, my transfiguration and purification.You are my rapscallionly fellow vagabond, my tempter and star.Of course, women love those who love us, believe in us, urge us to strive for our personal best and help us to do so. Joan— with the extraordinary qualities he found in the women he encountered. “Nobody is going to throw a £100 note to a young woman whom who has never had to handle such sums…” Finally after getting his cousin to create a budget, (£65 for clothes, £5 for a trunk, £10 for odds and end and pocket money, £10 for the wedding breakfast) he offers to give her £100 as a wedding present with the proviso that she is to open up a bank account “to keep it open for the rest of your life—a separate account in your own name.” Can you imagine how every woman’s life would be different and how the trajectory of our journey would have altered if we had been given this loving advice instead of having to learn it the hard way? to be a lifelong teetotaler) from an early age he was distressed for his mother’s and sisters’ welfare.
Ben and Sarah’s story was the subject of a recent Discovery Channel investigation.
after discovering that one of his students was the sister of once notorious murderer Ben Darras, who is doing life without parole at Parchman Farm, the Mississippi State Penitentiary, for his part in the sensational murderous rampage inspired by the movie “Natural Born Killers.” The case was famous in part because megawriter John Grisham was a friend of the first murder victim in the case who was shot and killed by Ben and his cohort Sarah.
Grisham campaigned against Oliver Stone for making the movie that inspired Ben and Sarah to commit copycat murders.
They were happily married for nearly forty-five years and at his own death in 1950, G. Imagine for a moment that you received a letter that declared, "You are my inspiration and my folly.
You are my light across the sea, my million nameless joys, and my day's wage.