"Perhaps this sort of marriage, at the top echelons of Washington and international society, was made from different rules than I had agreed to when I married. Fidelity, honesty—perhaps these were quaint ideas better suited to less ambitious people."
Nearly 60 people attended the launch of Why They Stay on April 11 at Book Revue, one of New York's foremost independent bookstores. Anne spoke about what may lie ahead for political couples attempting to navigate the constricting rules of public life. Check out the Q&A here.
Newsday columnist Anne Michaud talks about and signs copies of "Why They Stay: Sex Scandals, Deals, and Hidden Agendas of Nine Political Wives." At 7 p.m., Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington; 631-271-1442, bookrevue.com