Legendary Lovers: Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas

Continuing our Valentine love fest, we take a look at perhaps the most famous same-sex couple of the 20th century.

BY Christopher Harrity

February 10 2014 4:00 AM ET

The women became a symbol of a happily "married" lesbian couple for many. Volumes of books about their lives continue to reveal the complexity of their relationship. Films and plays have been made depicting them.

Below a clip from the 1987 film Waiting for the Moon with Linda Basset as Stein and Linda Hunt as Toklas.

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