Mary Wollstonecraft and William Godwin/3

👉First part👉Second part When Mary Wollstonecraft and William Godwin got married, on 29  March 1797, they had to overcome their own preconceptions on marriage. In addition, according to Godwin, she was reluctant to legally commit to another man after her unfortunate relationship with Imlay. Godwin himself detested the institution of marriage which he considered: “so… Read More Mary Wollstonecraft and William Godwin/3

Shakespeare’s two Annes: 1. Anne Hathaway & Daughters (first part)

Anne Hathaway married Shakespeare in 1582, when she was 26 years old and he was only 18.Very little is known about her life beyond a few references in legal documents, but her personality and relationship to Shakespeare have been the subject of much speculation by historians and writers. Hathaway grew up at Shottery, a village… Read More Shakespeare’s two Annes: 1. Anne Hathaway & Daughters (first part)