• Hadley Deserved Better Than This THE PARIS WIFE, by Paula McLain, is a story about love, longing, ambition, success, and betrayal. Meticulously researched and carefully written, it fictionalizes the courtship, marriage, and eventual marital destruction of Hadley Richardson and her beau, Ernest Hemingway. The novel brings us into the roaring 20’s in Paris, alights our imagination with anecdotes of Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, […] Verbal Vixen 0 Comments August 30, 2012