Marilyn Monroe's Pleas to End Her Life Exposed in New Book of Personal Diaries


Marilyn Monroe's Pleas to End Her Life Exposed in New Book of Personal Diaries


'Fragment', which will be released later this month, reveals the tragic star's anguish as one of her notes says, 'I feel life approaching when all that I want is to die.'

Marilyn Monroe's pleas to end her life in the years leading up to her tragic death have been exposed in a new book featuring excerpts from personal diaries, notes and letters. The movie icon detailed her feelings of torment in a number of writings, left to her New York acting mentor Lee Strasberg, in which she complains about the loneliness of working in Hollywood and explains her anguish about her troubled love life.

In an entry following the breakdown of her marriage to baseball star Joe DiMaggio, she asks herself why she "always felt in a certain way that I am subhuman, why in other words, I am the worst. Even physically, I have always been sure that something was not right with me."

But her muddled state of mind is shown in a note penned after the collapse of her second marriage, to playwright Aurthur Miller in 1958. She wrote, "Help, help, help. I feel life approaching when all that I want is to die."

Monroe died from a drug overdose in 1962. "Fragments" is set to hit book retailers later this month.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Matt Damon and Jimmy Kimmel Go to Couples Therapy Again. Does It Work This Time?
  2. 'The Walking Dead' Was Supposed to End in Alexandria, but It Has Changed
  3. Rihanna Warns Fans Not to Play Pokemon Go at Her Concert as Beyonce and Adele Face Same Issue
  4. Iggy Azalea Sparks Butt Implant Rumors With Instagram Photo. What Expert Says?
  5. 'Sesame Street' Fires Three Longtime Cast Members
  6. Karl Urban Debuts His 'Thor: Ragnarok' Look. See His Newly Shaved Head
  7. Meet the Ravagers From 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'
  8. Disney Plans 'Han Solo' Trilogy With Alden Ehrenreich
  9. Jeremy Renner's Ex Claims He Refuses to Pay Child Support
  10. Secretly Married? See Miley Cyrus' New Band on Her Ring Finger

CELEBS PHOTO