#48 Mary Astor +Brigid O’Shaunessey


Mary Astor was in many film hits in the 1930’s and early 40’s before her alcoholism took its toll, most notably Dodsworth with Walter Huston and then the Maltese Falcon directed by Huston’s son, John Houston.  In her youth, as shown by the picture above, the raven haired actress was quite a beauty with her long locks against her porcelain skin thanks to her Irish-Portguese … Continue reading #48 Mary Astor +Brigid O’Shaunessey

How do i love thee? #140 Elizabeth Barrett Browning


                                HOW DO I LOVE THEE? (From Sonnets from the Portuguese) by Elizabeth Barrett Browning          HOW do I love thee? Let me count the ways.          I love thee to the depth and breadth and height          My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight          For the ends of Being and ideal Grace.          I love thee to the level of … Continue reading How do i love thee? #140 Elizabeth Barrett Browning