Their original plan had been to emigrate to Lyme Regis, but an ill-fated pregnancy and the First World War intervened.
Ten days later the ill-fated invasion took place at the Bay of Pigs and Tad's byline was on the front page.
Yes, that ill-fated Monday morning came to pass with many a tired groan.
Meanwhile, his ill-fated final voyage was a sign that England was not yet ready for the big leagues.
The Studio will be transformed into one of Harrogate's spookiest venues for the true story of an ill-fated Victorian family.
As his life bounces from Brenda to Brenda in a series of ill-fated relationships, he shows no sign of learning anything from any of them.
Was it an ill-fated adventure from the start, or has Scotland's summer tour of New Zealand actually been a roaring success?
And his story of this ill-fated expedition in search of the inland sea is called Bright Planet.
After the ill-fated attempt to drag it to Stonehenge, the notorious bluestone has finally reached its new home on the back of a lorry.
In 1956 he moved to South Africa to what was to be an ill-fated attempt at studying medicine in Cape Town.