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An Oscar would soon follow but not quite yet. Though she was technically nominated for Of Human Bondage (1934), Academy members were reportedly so angry at her omission that she became a popular write-in vote and placed third in the final tally for the statue. (Oh to see the results in later years) The Oscar went to the very deserving Claudette Colbert (It Happened One Night) but Bette had most definitely arrived.

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If you haven't yet seen Of Human Bondage you won't believe just how awful Mildred Fierce is. She breaks more than just Philip's heart. She's a life ruiner. She ruins people's lives!


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Human infirmity in moderating and checking the emotions I name bondage: for, when a man is a prey to his emotions, he is not his own master, but lies at the mercy of fortune: so much so, that he is often compelled, while seeing that which is better for him, to follow that which is worse. Why this is so, and what is good or evil in the emotions, I propose to show in this part of my treatise. But, before I begin, it would be well to make a few prefatory observations on perfection and imperfection, good and evil.