Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died at age 87. Ginsburg is most noted for her lifelong fight for equality for women.


At a time when most people would be contemplating their mortality — lying on a gurney minutes before cancer surgery — Ruth Bader Ginsburg mulled over Supreme Court cases.

That’s what she told Bronwyn “Bronnie” Adams, the Naples resident who was her interior designer, neighbor and friend for years, reports the Naples Daily News, a USA TODAY Network publication. Those cases crowded out the fear, just like Ginsburg’s well-known love of opera; a performance, according to Ginsburg, could banish the worries of the day. 

Bronwyn Adams (Photo: Submitted photo)

Adams, a licensed interior designer who splits her time between Washington, D.C., and Naples, worked with the late Supreme Court justice for 40 years before Ginsburg’s death Sept. 18. She began as the designer of