Self Portrait Author:Gene Tierney with Mickey Herskowitz GENE TIERNEY WRITES — About Howard Hughes: One Evening he came to my home carrying a briefcase. Inside was a jewelers tray filled with diamonds and pearls. He said. Is there anything in here you'd like? — ABOUT JOHN F KENNEDY: — We were having lunch one day in New York. He looked at me and said out of the blue. "You know,Gene, I can never marr... more »y you. I sat still and in a voice just about a whisper I said. Bye, Bye Jack.
ABOUT PRINCE ALY KHAN:
We swam togther, sailed together danced and laughed together. I was his hostess at receptions. His parties were the beginning of the jet set. It was easy to be dazzled at first by that role, greeting his important and sometimes royal friends.
ABOUT HER TREATMENT IN A MENTAL HOSPITAL
I was wrapped from the neck down in icy bedsheets my arms strapped to my sides. Tears poured down my checks. I couldn't move. I lost the feeling in my hands and feet. My mind was in a panic...I walked for days with my arms out from my sides bent at the elbow, like wings. It was an unconscious reaction to being unconfined again. My arms would not dangle....« less