Channeling Mrs. Rattery (for that is the shameless blonde’s name), I’d like to report that I’ve been thinking about blondes with a certain iconic hairstyle, prompted, sadly, by the recent loss of Mary Travers (she of the gloriously clear voice).
There’s Mary in the top image.
And here’s Nico, below:
And Joni Mitchell:
And Marianne Faithfull:
Indeed, all these blondes have something else in common: they’re musical. But shameless? You tell me.
**Why, oh why was this shameless blonde played by raven-haired Anjelica Huston in the film version? She had the spirit, but Waugh readers would miss the hair. At least this one did.