August 18, 2015
She didn't want to marry because she couldn't see how she could be a professional musician AND a wife/mother. There weren't many role models in those days. But she didn't want to be famous. "I wanted to be a pianist and be on a cruise ship," she said. "You wanted to play the piano on a cruise ship?" I asked. "No," she laughed. "I wanted to play the piano, and then go on a cruise ship and have a romance with someone and not be married." "Like An Affair to Remember," I said. "I suppose so," she said, smiling.