) was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City.
Of the estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, more than 1,500 died, making it one of the deadliest commercial peacetime maritime disasters in modern history.
You remain legally married while choosing to live separate lives.
Richard Loving refers to his wife Mildred by the nickname "Bean" or "Beanie" because it is a shortened version of "String Bean," the nickname she had received as a girl due to her tall and skinny stature.
Titanic only carried enough lifeboats for 1,178 people—slightly more than half of the number on board, and one third of her total capacity.
After leaving Southampton on 10 April 1912, Titanic called at Cherbourg in France and Queenstown (now Cobh) in Ireland before heading west to New York.
"No, I didn't advise them not to get married," said Richard's mother, Lola Loving.
"I just told him not to go up there [to Washington, D.