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Louisiana Literature & A Marilyn Marriage

"We never know which lives we influence, or when, or why."- Stephen King

On this day

1885 - "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" hits bookstores

On this day, Samuel Clemens published his literary classic about a boy's adventures along the Mississippi River. Don't recognize the author? He's better known by his pen name, Mark Twain.

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When Marilyn married Miller

For five years in the 50s, Marilyn Monroe was married to playwright Arthur Miller. However, the marriage started to collapse after working together on The Misfits. They found a little countryside peace on some bicycles.

Photo source: Flickr

Blast from the past

Shag carpets

Few household items defined the 70s like shag carpeting. Nothing like inch-thick pile in avocado green to bring the living room decor together.

Photo source: Lisa Brewster via Flickr

Don't get lost in the thick of the shag. Have a great day :)

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