Kathleen Mary “Cathleen” Nesbitt (1888-1982) -...
British-born screen and stage actress. She is fondly remembered in An affair to remember as Cary Grant's grandmother. She also played in Staircase and Separate tables.
Dreaming On The Verge Of Strife: Julian Bell And Rupert Brooke - A Sketch Of The Past
A young Apollo, golden-haired, Stands dreaming on the verge of strife, Magnificently unprepared For the long littleness of life. – Frances Darwin Cornford Written after her first meeting with the poet, Frances Cornford’s pithy verse,[...]
Sir Edward Howard Marsh (18 November 1872 – 13 January 1953) was a British polymath, translator, arts patron and civil servant. He was the sponsor of the Georgian school of poets and a friend to many poets, including Rupert Brooke and Siegfried Sassoon. In his career as a civil servant he worked as Private Secretary to a succession of Great Britain's most powerful ministers, particularly Winston Churchill. He was a discreet but influential figure within Britain's homosexual community.