Vita Sackville-West [ l892-1962] left Virginia Wool [1882-1941] her white cat: Sappho.
V.Sackville-West an upper class English woman, married and mother of two sons, was a successful novelist and poet, she would create in later years beautiful gardens at Sissinghurs her home in Kent. She was well known for her passionate affairs both with men and women. V.Woolf met V.Sackville-West over dinner at some mutual friends, the attraction was immediate and reciprocal. Their relationship spanned 19 years and inspired Woolf one of her most famous book “Orlando’.