And when Leonard Cohen met Marianne Ihlen it led to the flowering of the talent of one of the greatest songwriters of the 20th century. Cohen was a struggling poet when they first came together on the Greek island of Hydra in 1960. The beach is too crowded, and you’re too much in my heart to put anything down.” The letter is expected to fetch up to $9,000. Facebook Twitter Pinterest Marianne Ihlen leading Leonard Cohen and friends on donkeys along a stone path in Hydra, in 1950. Facebook Twitter Pinterest Marianne Ihlen, left, holds her son, Axel Jensen Jr, and Leonard Cohen, second left, with friends in Hydra, Greece, in October 1960.
Source: The Guardian May 22, 2019 15:45 UTC