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Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did Rita Mae Brown and Martina Navratilova meet?
Martina and Rita Mae met while Rita Mae was researching her novel Southern Discomfort.
Why did Rita Mae Brown and Martina Navratilova break up?
Martina and Rita Mae broke up when Martina began having an affair with Nancy Lieberman.
Other Relationship Information about Rita Mae Brown and Martina Navratilova:
Martina and Rita Mae lived together in Charlottesville, Virginia. After they broke up, Rita Mae wrote a novel called Sudden Death that seemed to be a thinly-disguised account of her romance with Martina. Rita Mae had a short affair with Judy Nelson, another of Martina's ex lovers.
Classic Quotes by Rita Mae Brown and Martina Navratilova about their relationship:
"I learned to want her. I was dazzled by the ferocity of her passion. She said I'd given her the best sex she'd ever had in her life" Rita Mae Brown 2006