main loves include jimmy stewart, barbara stanwyck, fred astaire, ginger rogers, cary grant, audrey hepburn, william holden, olivia de havilland, gene kelly, natalie wood, amy adams, and ewan mcgregor.
He was not a great party-lover, which also endeared him to his children, and most parties, when I was small, found him sneaking up to my room like a conspirator and again dozing off on my bed. He was usually found out; someone would miss him, and my poor mother then had to play the villain and come searching or him. Suddenly, her voice would be heard saying she hoped he was not in “that” child’s room at “this” time of night. We would giggle with our heads under the blankets, and he would beg me to hide him. This was obviously terrible for discipline, but wonderful fun for me.