Happy Birthday Leslie Howard
3 April 1893 - 1 June 1943
“I can’t think of anything more exciting than trying to be an actor.” - 1933
Why, how unchivalrous of you. Why, think, Ashley, think – if it hadn’t been for Scarlett, I’d have died in Atlanta, and maybe we wouldn’t have had little Beau, and … and when I think of her picking cotton and plowing just to keep food in our mouths, I could just – oh, my darling!
Clark Gables, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard and Olivia De Havilland on the set of Gone With The Wind, c. 1939.
Alright, I’ll say it. I love your courage and your stubbornness. I love them so much that a moment ago I could have forgotten the best wife a man ever had. But Scarlett, I’m not going to forget her!