Today, we celebrate Gene’s 107th birthday with some more of Gene, in his own words. To me, it looks as if his marriage was his proudest accomplishment, too, just as Jeanette had gushed about it to Irene Dunne and Risë Stevens. There is absolutely no denying that love was there.
I really debated whether I’d put the next two up because AH GROSS YOU PEOPLE ARE LIKE MY FAKE THIRD GRANDPARENTS, but… blergh, I have to let them be real life, haha.
And on that note, I’m going to go curl up in a ball and be destroyed for a while because, again, HOW FREAKING IN LOVE WAS HE OMG IT’S ALMOST LIKE SOMEONE ACTUALLY FABRICATED EVERYTHING ABOUT JEANETTE AND GENE NOT BEING TOTALLY, COMPLETELY, RIDICULOUSLY IN LOVE.
Wait, one more, just to show that, even when they had fought…