The Tower at the Finca

The tower that Mary designed and built for Ernest at the Finca in 1949. She thought he could work there, free from the domestic noises of the house, but Ernest missed the sound of René sweeping, and he returned to work in his bedroom, standing before a bookcase....
Mary and Ernest’s second wife Pauline

Mary and Ernest’s second wife Pauline

Mary and Pauline, Ernest’s second wife, in San Francisco in November 1947. Pauline showed Mary a swell time, according to Patrick Hemingway, Pauline’s son, who was also present for the visit. Mary and Pauline developed a close friendship as graduates of the same alma...
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