Dying Is an art, like everything else. I do it exceptionally well. - Sylvia Plath On February 10, 1963 Sylvia Plath was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in her kitchen. Plath had placed her head in the oven, while the gas was turned on and the pilot light unlit. She was 30.
Poet Ted Hughes, husband of Sylvia Plath "If the moon smiled, she would resemble you. You leave the same impression. Of something beautiful, but annihilating." Sylvia Plath