From Little House on the Freeway
In 1921 Lewis Lawes become the warden of Sing Sing Prison. No prison was tougher than Sing Sing during that time. But when Warden Lawes retired some 20 years later, that prison had became a humanitarian institution. Those who studied the system said credit for the change belonged to Lawes. But when he asked about the transformation, here's what he said: "I owe it all to my wonderful wife,
Catherine, who is buried outside the prison walls."