Like a Warm Red Autumn

“Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things.
I don’t feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.”

Marilyn Monroe


Photo session by Carl Perutz


Portrait of Marilyn Monroe for American Weekly magazine, Jon Whitcomb, 1958

If Everything is Simply Jake

When you don’t have any money, the problem is food. When you have money, it’s sex. When you have both, it’s health. If everything is simply jake, then you’re frightened of death.

Marilyn Monroe


Movie still from The Seven Year Itch (Billy Wilder, 1955)


_in100Marilyn Monroe Paperbag Death, Sebastian Kruger, 2006