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Author seems to be trying to stick to the known facts, and leave off too much opinion and guessing. And the love they have for each other, it's powerful. He even slept in his car and ate sausages and beans from a can, just like Bonnie and Clyde. The parallels between the Barrow Gang era and modern-day America are staggering.

Bonnie fancied herself as a fine poet, but in most cases the only distinguished thing about her verse was elegant penmanship. And they were nothing but good news for newspapers. Not long before their deaths in the Louisiana ambush, Bonnie discussed funeral arrangements with her mother, and gave Mrs. Going in, I assumed like everyone else that they had a certain flair for banditry.

They botched at least half the heists they attempted and were sometimes reduced to breaking into gum machines and stealing change for meal money. Blanche Barrow Caldwell, Clyde's sister-in-law, was nothing like the blowsy, screechy Blanche portrayed in the epic film with Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway.

They reflect a time

Both were crippled, Clyde from cutting off two of his toes while in prison and Bonnie from a terrible car crash caused by Clyde's reckless driving. They reflect a time in our history when there was a huge chasm between a few very rich Americans and millions of poor ones.

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