Elizabeth Taylor quote about first marriage


A portrait of Elizabeth Taylor with short, wavy dark hair, featuring intense eyes, and bold red lipstick. She is wearing a luxurious red dress with delicate embroidery and a plush white fur stole draped over her shoulders. The background is plain, emphasizing her elegant and glamorous appearance.
Elizabeth Taylor, circa 1955

Elizabeth Taylor Quote:

“I left home as soon as I could, when I was 18. I thought I was in love and got married—the press called it Prince Charming and Cinderella. He was a Hilton so I was the poor little Cinderella. And when I got a divorce nine months later I never told the court why, but he was cruel. When he drank it all came out, and I hadn’t seen that before because he was on the wagon the eight months we were engaged. I didn’t have a clue. But I thought, This isn’t why God put me on Earth. We were married in a Catholic church. I had studied Catholicism for almost a year. But when I had to swear in front of the archbishop to be a good wife and all that stuff, I had my fingers crossed behind my back because I didn’t know if I could be a good wife; I knew I was still a child.”

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