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RFK told Pierre Salinger, “She’ll marry that man over my dead body.” On March 16, 1968, Bobby announced his bid for president.The next morning, a “morose” RFK called Jack Newfield from Jackie’s apartment.In recent months, family and friends have been worried that Mary was becoming so “fragile.” It got worse after Bobby began telling friends that he had taken custody of the kids. But after they split, Mary said they were actually getting along better, that he’d come over to the house and they would have a good time,” said another friend.
“She just lived for him,” said one close friend who asked not to be named. She was active in fund-raising for environmental causes, and because her son has terrible food allergies, attempts to find a cure. But the marriage wasn’t as fairy-tale as she had hoped.“And she lived for their children.” When her body was found on Wednesday, not one of those children had reached the age of 18. How could a mother so devoted to her kids end her life like this? Friends of Bobby’s say that she wanted him to run for office and felt his environmental activism wasn’t enough.She wanted to be the wife of a senator, or governor, at the least, they say.Bobby was brain-dead, but a distraught Ethel refused to pull the plug, and brother Ted Kennedy was in no shape to make the call, Heymann writes. June 6, 1968, Jackie Kennedy ordered the respirator shut down and signed the consent form, the book reveals. November 22, 1963 - President John F Kennedy is assassinated as he rides in an open convertible through Dallas, Texas.