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Subject: OT Good grief Charlie Brown! Date: 12/5/2012 12:26 AM
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The rare letters reveal insight into his love affair, which in hindsight he was flaunting in his comic strip.

Detailed new love letters reveal the extramarital love affair between 'Peanuts' creator Charles 'Sparky' Schulz and his much younger mistress

In two letters from 1970 Schulz writes that he must cease calling Claudius because his long-distance phone calls to her had been discovered by his wife.

Soon after, he created a strip in which Charlie Brown berated Snoopy for his obnoxious behavior when he's not allowed to go out 'to see that girl beagle.'

In subsequent panels, Charlie warns Snoopy 'you'd better start behaving yourself' and when Snoopy picks up the telephone, Charlie Brown yells "And stop making those long-distance phone calls.'

The Washington Post also found several clues of the extramarital affair in the comic strip. [listed in the story]

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2243183/Good-grief-D...
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