“They thought none the less of her for her lack of interest. In fact, they thought more. War was men’s business, not ladies’, and they took her attitude as evidence of her femininity”, chapter 1, Gone With the Wind, by Margaret Mitchell.
Gone with the Wind: The Inspiration for Twelve Oaks
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Gone with the Wind, Nikki at The Scarlett Rose Garden is hosting a “ball” for fans of the movie. As a fan of GWTW myself, I wanted to play along, so I thought it would be fun to show you this 1833 Greek Revival in Covington, Georgia, which was the original model for Twelve Oaks. real-12-oaks-ext