“For me she used to light up everything. She had a saintly quality, you know. She had plenty of fire too—a lot of that, but there was this other quality about her. She was such a beautiful girl to be around. That’s why she shines so. That’s why she’s a star.” ~ Fred Astaire on Rita Hayworth
Fred and Adele Astaire. My grandmother always spoke of these two,(brother & sister) and how wonderful they were. I believe she saw them on the stage!...very cool.