John F. Kennedy and Lem Billings. JFK Library and Museum
President John F. Kennedy might have had an intimate relationship with a homosexual buddy from their prep college days, claims bestselling author Jerry Oppenheimer, who’s got written two publications concerning the Kennedys.
Although the president that is 35th been legendarily called a womanizer whom usually cheated on his spouse, Oppenheimer alleges that JFK’s three-decades long relationship with their previous prep college friend Lem Billings may have now been a intimate one.
Kennedy and Billings came across in 1933 inside their sophomore 12 months at Choate Rosemary Hall, A connecticut prep that is exclusive college. The teens worked together on their class’s yearbook, and Billings became intimately interested in the handsome young Kennedy.
Oppenheimer writes within the regular Mail that their relationship that is intimate would from their college years to your day’s Kennedy’s assassination. He claims Billings also had his room that is own in White House, much to Jackie Kennedy’s chagrin.
Billings made their desire known even though the two remained in school by composing Kennedy a love note on a bit of wc paper.
A startled Kennedy responded to your note by saying, “Please do not compose if you ask me on toilet tissue any longer. I am maybe not that sort of child. ”
But, Kennedy’s feelings quickly changed and then he became more amenable to their friend’s improvements, in accordance with Lawrence J. Quirk, composer of The Kennedys in Hollywood, who first met Billings into the mid-Forties whenever both had been volunteers in Jack Kennedy’s very first congressional campaign.
Quirk claims Billings would later confide in him that their relationship with Kennedy ended up being intimate, to a place, and “included dental sex, with Jack always regarding the receiving end. (más…)