People of his color, he reminds her, can no longer abide being discounted. Libby is distressed as Bill cannot seem to maintain a job, especially as there is a newborn to have food on the table for. Libby believes that she can only be the perfect wife if she can provide a family for William.
Libby wants to throw a brick through the windows of her life, much like the way Robert as a kid stole tires. George, a musician with a gig overseas, tells her he wants the two kids to go with him and his wife, Audrey. But Robert is far more wary of the consequences of an interracial affair and initially resists, chiding her for arguing that being discounted gives her meaning.
We don't know much about her personality or relationships compared to the show. Despite Bill not wanting to try again, Libby becomes pregnant again and gives birth at the end of the season.
But Robert is far more wary of the consequences of an interracial affair and initially resists, chiding her for arguing that being discounted gives her meaning. Libby Masters is based on the real life Elisabeth Ellis, who was married to William Masters when he started his groundbreaking research.
By Leah Marilla Thomas.
Thanksgiving and Christmas will be missed. Remember that Bill has tried to use Lester as a test subject for treating a version of his own impotence. It can blind us or sustain us.