George Sand (1 July 1804 – 8 June 1876)
There's the obvious Chopin connection there. Interesting Author though. And a very interesting person.
Quite, Mark. And she would have appreciated to see you describing her not as an interesting woman but an interesting person."There is only one sex. A man and a woman are so entirely the same thing that one can scarcely understand the subtle reasons for sex distinctions with which our minds are filled."
I suspect she was a difficult person to know, but rewarding. As are her books.
As so often, you put it well, Sue.