Edwina, locked in an unhappy marriage, focused her overbearing attention almost entirely on her frail young son. Sherwood William Saroyan Robert E. Cornelius Williams, a descendant of hearty East Tennessee pioneer stock, had a violent temper and was a man prone to use his fists. Program to The Glass Menagerie. Death seems more comprehensible to me. I am a deeper and warmer and kinder man for my deviation.
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University of Iowa BA. Views Read Edit View history. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife, Zelda Fitzgerald. Williams's literary legacy is represented by the literary agency headed by Georges Borchardt. Williams wrote that Carroll played on his "acute loneliness" as an aging gay man. Williams spent the spring and summer of in Rome in the company of an Italian teenager, called "Rafaello" in Williams' Memoirs.
At the time of his death, Williams had been working on a final play, In Masks Outrageous and Austere which attempted to reconcile certain forces and facts of his own life. Williams left his literary rights to The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennesseean Episcopal school, in honor of his maternal grandfather, Walter Dakin, an alumnus of the university. Magnani realized the lead parts of these two plays, which were written for her, in their film versions. Edwina, locked in an unhappy marriage, focused her overbearing attention almost entirely on her frail young son. Despite largely positive reviews, it ran for only 40 performances.