I almost wish we were butterflies and liv’d but three summer days - three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could ever contain.
Gene Kelly and Cyd Charisse | Singin’ in the Rain, 1952
The Winged Victory of Samothrace
also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a 2nd century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Since 1884, it has been prominently displayed at the Louvre and is one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world. H.W. Janson described it as “the greatest masterpiece of Hellenistic sculpture.”
1950s: Actresses on Life MagazineJanet Leigh, Audrey Hepburn, Eva Marie Saint
Rita Moreno, Dorothy Dandridge, Pier Angeli
Kim Novak, Shirley MacLaine, Marilyn Monroe
There are no happy endings.