SUCKLEY, MARGARET “DAISY.” [1943–1944] A cousin and close confidante of FDR’s. Roosevelt’s advisers could not understand the nature of her relationship with the president and were annoyed when she tried to put forth a radical, alternative cure for his degenerative illness. Published as Closest Companion: The Unknown Story of the Intimate Friendship Between Franklin Roosevelt and Margaret Suckley, edited and annotated by Geoffrey C. Ward. Boston and New York, Houghton Miffl in Company, 1995. Reprinted by permission.