The sexual volcano: Ava Gardner was the one lover Sinatra couldn’t tame…and when she spurned him, he slit his wrist in despair
Ava Gardna was such a wild sex kitten hubby Frank Sinatra was driven to self-harm, reports the Daily Mail’s James Kaplan in a piece sure to titillate the tabloids more mature banana buffers.
Frank Sinatra had something of an Oedipus complex and Ava Gardna’s bullying reminded him of his abusive mother, reckons James Kaplan. And she was repeatedly unfaithful. It was inevitable that Ava Gardna would leave Frank Sinatra, with her reckless sexuality untamed.