Posts tagged ‘Teddy Roosevelt’

May 2, 2011

The Light of Teddy’s Life

On February 14th, 1884 Alice Hathaway Lee, aged 22, died from kidney failure, two days after giving birth to a daughter. Her husband, aged 25, made a large X in his diary, and wrote the following.

Her husband was Teddy Roosevelt.

(from The Shipwreck of My Ill-Adventured Youth)