The wonderful and whizz-popping life of Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl and Patricia Neal

Photo of Roald Dahl and His Wife in 1965 © Bettmann/Corbis

09 Dec 1970, London, England, UK — Original caption: Actress Patricia Neal and her husband, playwright Roald Dahl appear on the set of the MGM film, “The Road Builder”, which Roald wrote for his wife. The story is about the relationship between a middle-aged woman who has recovered from a near-paralyzing stroke and a young, mysterious man who enters her life. Miss Neal herself recovered from three massive strokes suffered in 1965. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS