Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath on their honeymoon, Paris, 1956
Read here about Ted Hughes’ last poem, “Last Letter” in which he wonders about Plath’s final days.
(photo: Warren J. Plath/Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College)
You hated Spain. Spain frightened you. Spain, where I felt at home.
I’ll never care how good his poetry is. Cheating on your beautiful, talented, ill wife, and then continuing to womanize...