Caitlin Thomas

Caitlin Thomas (8 December 1913 - 31 July 1994), née Macnamara, was the wife of poet and writer Dylan Thomas. Their marriage was a stormy affair, fuelled by alcohol and infidelity, though the couple remained together until Dylan's death in 1953. After her husband's death she wrote the book Leftover Life to Kill, an account of her self exile to Italy. She paints a picture of a grieving widow seeking solace in distance, a younger lover and alcohol.

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Caitlin Thomas - In Popular Culture
... In 2008, a film portraying Thomas' life with Dylan was released ... Love, previously known by its working title The Best Time of Our Lives, saw Thomas played by Sienna Miller in a story that reflects the relationship between Thomas and Vera Philips, Dylan's childhood friend ... A second movie, Caitlin, with Miranda Richardson and Rosamund Pike depicting the title character at different points in her life, was to be produced the same year, but failed to reach the screen ...

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    Dark is a way and light is a place,
    Heaven that never was
    Nor will be ever is always true....
    —Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)