This my first question here. I hope it is appropriate for this site.

I recently saw here (I am translating from Greek) that Marilyn Monroe after signing her first contract said something like

"Finally I can stop [oral sex]"

Did Marilyn Monroe say this quote?


According to The Genius and the Goddess: Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe at page 29:

After signing her first long-term contract with Fox, she triumphantly declared "I have sucked my last c***" [reference 3]

  • Do you know the source of the quote? – rougon Sep 21 '16 at 14:34
  • 1
    So it's just Kazan's recollections? It's a reputable press, but that seems inconclusive. – rougon Sep 21 '16 at 14:47
  • 6
    Is it not beyond possibility this was meant euphemistically? Today, anyone reaching some level in the corporate ladder might say "I'll never have to kiss anyone's ass again" I said that the day I retired, even though I never did that literally. – JTP - Apologise to Monica Sep 21 '16 at 22:36
  • 3
    @JoeTaxpayer the book says by name who she sucked – DavePhD Sep 21 '16 at 23:11
  • 1
    @JoeTaxpayer: The question was what she said, not necessarily did (though there's a high probability that that's also true) – slebetman Sep 23 '16 at 8:35

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .