Parker was not only witty, but observant and wise. She writes of Marilyn, " ... [she] can't help her behavior. She's always in terror. Not so different from you and me, only much prettier!"
|From The Portable Dorothy Parker a deluxe 2006 edition, which added personal letters and other items.|
Apparently Marilyn had her own copy of The Portable Dorothy Parker — the first edition was released in 1944.