Not lesbian, but Eleanor Roosevelt and Amelia Earhart dated!

[–] MissBehaved 1 points Edited

Technically I wouldn't call Rose and Evangeline a lesbian couple either since E betrayed R for a man, despite she was already rich and needed not to do it. Evidence shows E has affection for the bishop she married, so she seems to be (by modern standards) Bi. One must wonder if the groom had some blackmail on her. Either way they maintained contact and eventually lived together again until Rose's death. Life had its twists and turns.

This is one of my favorite historical relationships. To my knowledge there has yet to be a film adaption for it and I would so like to see one! Gentleman Jack (about Anne Lister) was also a great serial and I'm so sad it was not renewed. I hope they'll give us Granny and Granchile soon

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