- Jan 14, 2018
- United States
He was still a married man and in the employment of the RF. having an affair with him was not as likely to be tolerated as an affair with someone more her social equal...
There may be subtleties which distinguish the ways James Hewitt or James Gilbey would be considered socially superior to Barry. For ex., Hewitt by virtue of horsemanship and polo player endeared himself to Charles. Oliver Hoare as an art dealer had panache. And thus, Barry Mannakee ranked beneath all of them in social standing, hmmm.