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Wallis Simpson
Duchess of Windsor (more)

Wallis Simpson in 1936
Born Bessie Wallis Warfield
(1896-06-19)19 June 1896[1]
Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, United States
Died 24 April 1986(1986-04-24) (aged 89)
4 route du Champ d’Entraînement, Paris
Burial 29 April 1986
Royal Burial Ground, Frogmore, Windsor, Berkshire
Spouse Earl Winfield Spencer, Jr.
(m. 1916; div. 1927)

Ernest Aldrich Simpson
(m. 1928; div. 1937)

Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor
(m. 1937; d. 1972)
Father Teackle Wallis Warfield
Mother Alice Montague

A woman's life can really be a succession of lives, each revolving around some emotionally compelling situation or challenge, and each marked off by some intense experience.
Wallis Simpson
You can never be too rich or too thin.
I have always had the courage for the new things that life sometimes offers.
Wallis Simpson
I look a hundred and weigh 110 – you won't love me when you see the wreck England has made me.
Wallis Simpson
I hate this place. I shall hate it to my grave.
I never make a trip to the United States without visiting a supermarket. To me they are more fascinating than any fashion salon.
Wallis Simpson
For a gallant spirit there can never be defeat.
You have no idea how hard it is to live out a great romance.
Never explain, never complain.
Forgive me for not writing but this man is exhausting.
PS: It's all gossip about the prince. I'm not in the habit of taking my girlfriends' beaux.
Wallis Simpson
I am so anxious for you not to abdicate and I think the fact that you do is going to put me in the wrong light to the entire world because they will say that I could have prevented it.
Wallis Simpson