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Old 04-30-2017, 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Grace Gabriel View Post
But why, in your opinion Gaines?

Soft and pliant femininity? Geometric perfection? Was it looks or demeanour? Why d'you think she's become so timeless?

It is her story and her beauty and the tragedy of her death that create this timeless aura that is Marilyn.

The world that acknowledges her as that iconic beauty elevates her to that goddess level so many see her as.

Was she the most beautiful woman in the world for a time? Yes. It is how we perceived her to be and how she was. Norma Jean became Marilyn and in the true sense of Hollywood she was the stuff that dreams are made of.
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