On the the following year, they exchanged friendly letters, and Harriet also had an agreeable stick with Louisa during an amiable jaunt through the uk.

And every thing stayed super friendly before the pair’s fateful road trip to main Italy in the summertime of 1868. Harriet’s buddies instantly knew something had been up; it to BFF Cornelia, shrugging, “I’ve been off flirting,” the pair’s mutual connection Charlotte Cushman — another of Harriet’s primary patrons — told Cornelia it was clear Louisa “had carried off” ol’ Hatty’s heart although she downplayed. Continue reading