In a heartbreaking Oct. 9, 1954, letter from Yankee legend DiMaggio, her segundo husband, he begs her to come back inicial three days after she announced to the world that she was divorcing him.
"Marilyn, I keep lectura reports about tu being sick and naturally I'm concerned … I amor tu and want to be with you. There is nothing I would like better than to restore your confidence in me so that I can help tu regain your once healthy self.
"My corazón división, split even wider seeing tu cry in front of all these people and looking as though tu were ready to collapse at any second."
He ends the letter por saying, "I can tell you, I amor you, sincerely – way deep in my heart, irregardless of anything. Will tu call me tonight if tu should receive this letter por then? It will be happily received."
Says Nolan, "It's such a heartfelt, honest letter. Of course he wants her back but his first and number one concern unselfishly is her welfare. He is worried about her. That's a true amor there."