The Real Story of Bonnie and Clyde

Bonnie and Clyde

Not many people believe in destiny or true love. Back in 1930, forces were definitely at play when Bonnie Parker met Clyde Barrow. The two met when one of their mutual friends broke their arm. The legendary criminals happened t to visit their injured friend on the same day. Bonnie was already married to a man named Roy Thornton at the time.


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Bonnie was a smart girl, but, amid the great depression, she longed to get out of Texas. She hated her job at the local café and wanted to experience something different. Unfortunately, Clyde was already involved in illegal activity by the time he met Bonnie. Although they seemed to be coming from different worlds, they had an instant connection.

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