I want to thank you for your many hours of volunteering and patronage. KWLT is an amazing place because of our members. This year you’re going to see an unusual number of fundraising efforts and I want to take a moment to talk to you about why.
It's not easy being a woman in the 19th century, particularly if your family thinks you're incapable of being a “lady”. Knowing the family fortune is being manipulated away, knowing her beloved birds were exterminated for being “a nuisance”, knowing there was absolutely nobody to trust, Lizzie Borden finally snaps — turning an axe against those who wronged her. Did she commit murder? Or did her parents end themselves?