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The Bridesmaids-Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco, and six Intimate Friends, Vol 1 (Large Print)
The Bridesmaids-Grace Kelly Princess of Monaco and six Intimate Friends Vol 1 - Large Print Author:Judith Balaban Quine Here is the larger-than-life story of Grace Kelly as seen through the eyes of the women who knew her best-the six bridesmaids who attended her on that momentous day in 1956 when she became Her Serene Highness, the Princess of Monaco. — They were among the most privileged women of their generation. But was the fairy tale as perfect as it looked? N... more »ow, seven years after Grace Kelly's tragic death, bridesmaid Judith Balaban Quine tells the real story of Princess Grace and her six closest friends. And in doing so, she portrays an entire generation of women raised on the myth that a guarantee of happiness comes with the perfect man and marriage.
Here are the bridesmaids in vivid detail: Carolyn Reybold, a top Fifties fashion model who now lives contentedly in a women's shelter in New York; Rita Gam, an actress and author who defined her worth by her fame. Maree Frisby Rambo, who tailored her life as a traditional Main Line Philadelphia matron; Bettina Thompson Gray, a Marine Corps brat who became bored with suburban life and set off to travel to exotic locales; and Sally Parrish Richardson, who after thirty years as an ultra-conservative wife and mother, returned to the stage.« less