From the Archives: My mistress' name is nothing like my wife's

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Today's tidbit comes from volume 5, issue 6:

Noted comic (and drunk) W. C. Fields left the world with these fine parting remarks: "God d*** the whole friggin' world and everyone in it but you, Carlotta." If that sounds sweet, consider that Fields' wife's name was Harriet. Carlotta Monti was his mistress.

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December 21, 2006 - 11:51am
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