A letter Hughes wrote to her in 1956 was chosen as one of the readings for the ceremony.
Ted Hughes taking his place in Poets' Corner →
At the ceremony, Heaney and others took turns reading Hughes' works, including an extract from a letter Hughes wrote to his wife, fellow poet Sylvia Plath, who killed herself in 1963 after they split up.
Ted Hughes takes his place in Poets' Corner →
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