Now, I have been known to find this look attractive — a guy I dated earlier this year also had Twain-esque hair which may have colored my attitude towards it — so to each their own. Besides, Aaron Johnson (of “Nowhere Boy” and “Kick-Ass”) is a taken man anyway — he’s having his second child with much-much-older girlfriend, Sam Taylor-Wood, any second now. Still, so much to mourn.
His hand writing was crap, but Samuel Clemens’ (aka Mark Twain) words were as charming as ever. Because I know you can’t read a word of this love letter he penned for his wife Olivia in 1888, I will translate:
“Livy Darling, I am grateful — gratefuler than ever before — that you were born, & that your love is mine & our two lives woven & welded together!”
I would be gratefuler than ever before to receive a letter like this. But alas, the love letter is dead. I guess a romantic text will have to do. [Letters Of Note] Keep reading »