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Look here Vita — throw over your man, and we’ll go to Hampton Court and dine on the river together and walk in the garden in the moonlight and come home late and have a bottle of wine and get tipsy, and I’ll tell you all the things I have in my head, millions, myriads — They won’t stir by day, only by dark on the river. Think of that. Throw over your man, I say, and come.--Virginia Woolf to Vita Sackville West

Look here Vita — throw over your man, and we’ll go to Hampton Court and dine on…

Vita Sackville West and Virginia Woolfe - Writers

It is a well known fact that Virginia Woolf wrote her gender-bending novel, Orlando, as a study of Vita Sackville-West in the waning part of their romantic relationship (they remained steadfast friends until Woolf’s death).

Never-before-seen picturess Marilyn Monroe pregnant by Yves Montand #dailymail

Never-before-seen picturess Marilyn Monroe pregnant by Yves Montand. Mail (Six photos of legendary film icon Marilyn Monroe taken by her friend Frieda Hull on July outside Fox Studios in New York)

Gwill Andre, 1932. Died 5 February 1959 (aged 51) Venice, California, U.S. Cause of death Injuries sustained in house fire

Gwili Andre was a Danish actress who had a brief career in Hollywood films. Killed herself by lighting clippings of her self setting them on fire, then throwing herself on it.