Working title: Toward an Orderly Resolution of a Mid-Life Dilemma.
Part I: the make-it-yourself-with-wool contest; France; nuptials; food and wine.
She grew up in Salem, Ohio, not having much save a spit-in-your-eye disposition. She attended a high school that strove to provide a calling, as well as an education. From a rack of meager choices, she selected a clothing major, and when she was a junior she won the local, state and national make- it-yourself-with-wool contest with a suit symmetrically superior to the competition.
On the Art Linkletter show, they announced her grand prize: a trip to Europe to see the...