The story soon leaked, and nearly wrecked MacArthur's career, not least because Isabel was a woman of mixed race.
He talks to Isabel Wilkinson about bringing down the institution.
Originally from Los Angeles, Isabel Kaplan is currently a student at Harvard University.
Isabel Wilkinson, Stephen Brown, Nash Landesman contributed to this article.
He talks to Isabel Wilkinson about choosing leather and lace—and Michelle Obama.
"I told you just now I'm very fond of knowledge," Isabel answered.
And I don't want her to hear of this beastly business from Isabel.
"I like her better than I like your description of her," Isabel persisted in saying.
They were silent again, and Isabel turned, feeling her way toward the door.
Isabel was dreadfully startled at the sudden appearance of her cousin.
fem. proper name, a form of Elizabeth that seems to have developed in Provence. A popular name in Middle Ages; pet forms included Ibb, Libbe, Nibb, Tibb, Bibby, and Ellice. The Spanish form was Isabella, which is attested as a color name ("greyish-yellow") from 1600; the Isabella who gave her name to it has not been identified. Related: Isabelline.