I hope tempers have settled down by this afternooon. Some of this name calling is more suited to yahoo message boards than to beethoven.com. Yes, I've been there, too, but I've never knowingly tuned in to Jerry Springer.<BR>
<P>Whether Johannes was or was not dipping in Clara's well, we'll probably never know for sure. Most of us know that our heroes and heroines were human beings, and that, like all of us, they undoubtedly did things they would prefer stayed secret. We don't have enough knowledge to come up with a reasonable conclusion, so all we have is speculation. <P>Personally, I'd rather know about JFK and Marilyn Monroe.