On travelling by bus to Salinas:
I was the only person
woman with about
sixty Italian fisherman...such charming gentleman...
and (they hoped) fish were
waiting for them. Some
could hardly speak English
not only do I love Greeks
(illegible) I love Italians.
they're warm, lusty and friendly as hell—I'd love to go to
Uit: Marilyn Monroe, "Fragments. Poems, Intimate Notes, Letters" (Farrar, Straus and Giroux).