This is lovely AND a little disheartening that it’s a fairy tale.
Once upon a time a woman never got married, but had many fulfilling relationships, a job that kept her comfortable, an apartment that she got to decorate just for her, and hobbies that stimulated her mind.
Read the rest at The Hairpin. Also, do yourself a favor and read ALL of the Scandals of Classic Hollywood series by Anne Helen Petersen. Insightful, hilarious, and a fascinating lens through which to view cultural change.
– Lucinda appreciates new weird fairy tales, like this one.