"thoughts of Joanna Lumley and Susan Sarandon"
Susan Sarandon
GNU Free Documentation LicenseSusan Sarandon - Credit: David Shankbone

The actresses Joanna Lumley and Susan Sarandon had both got re-married to significantly younger men shortly before the Diary's publication.

Joanna Lumley is now more famous as the patron saint of the Gurkhas, the Nepalese unit of the British army whose veterans' cause she took up in 2009.