Handwritten Love Letters from Yesteryear

Love letter from Jimi Hendrix to an unknown love

little girl…..happiness is within you….so unlock the chains from your heart and let yourself grow—like the sweet flower you are…..
I know the answer—Just spread your wings and set yourself FREE
Love to you forever Jimi Hendrix

Love letter from the cartoonist who illustrated Popeye to his wife

DEAREST MYRTLE:-I SURE AM THINKING OF YOU, AND I’M DOGGONE LONESOME. THINK I’LL JUMP OFF THE CLIFF AND END IT ALL. "LOVE SICK EH?" ALL I GOTTA DO DOWN HERE IS SHAKE HANDS AND TELL 'EM HOW I MAKE A COMIC. HOPE YOU’RE WELL. ALSO HOPE YOU’RE THINKING OF ME. GOO BI LOTSALOVE YOUR "LIL" BOOB DICK

Love letters from Frida Khalo to her lover Jose Bartoli 

My Bartoli…I don’t know how to write love letters.  But I wanted to tell you that my whole being opened for you. Since I fell in love with you everything is transformed and is full of beauty…. love is like an aroma, like a current, like rain.  You know, my sky, you rain on me and I, like the earth, receive you. Mara

Love letter from Johnny Cash to June Carter Cash

Hey June, That’s really nice June. You’ve got a way with words and a way with me as well. The fire and excitement may be gone now that we don’t go out there and sing them anymore, but the ring of fire still burns around you and I, keeping our love hotter than a pepper sprout. Love John

Marriage proposal from Charles Eames to his wife

Dear Miss Kaiser, I am 34 (almost) years old, singel (again) and broke. I love you very much and would like to marry you very very soon.* I cannot promise to support us very well. — but if given the chance I’ll shure in hell try – *soon means very soon. What is the size of this finger? as soon as I get to that hospital I will write “neams” well little ones. love xxxxxxxxxx Charlie

Love letter from Sid Viscious to Nancy Spungen from 1978.

What Makes Nancy So Great By Sidney

1 Beautiful
2 Sexy
3 Beautiful figure
4 Great sense of humour
5 Makes extremely interesting conversation
6 Witty
7 Has beautiful eyes
8 Has fab taste in clothes
9 Has the most beautiful wet pussy in the world
10 Even has sexy feet
11 Is extremely smart
12 A great Hustler

Love letter from Charlie Parker to his long time girlfriend.

To you; The way I thought was wrong, having not known, it was right. Here is the proof of my feelings, Don’t hate me, love me forever: — — — —Beautiful is the world, slow is one to take advantage. Wind up the world the other way. And at the start of the turning of the earth, lie my feelings for thou. To you Shame on me. I love you.