This celebrity goo was created by player Denise Sawicki.
Scott Hardie provided the category, made minor changes to the clue provided by Denise, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Tuesday, December 4, 2012 (part of Winter 2013)

category: Literature

clue: One can only imagine the tintinnabulation of the bells that announced his 1835 marriage to his 13-year-old cousin.

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Aaron Shurtleff, and Lori Lancaster

Triple Trouble: Good things come in threes! To be correct, you'll have to guess the first, middle, and last names of these five famous people who are known by their full names. This theme was created by Denise Sawicki.

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