Sophia Loren and Jayne Mansfield at a Hollywood party given in Sophia’s honour, April 1957.
She sat next to me at the table and started talking – it was like a
volcano erupting. As she got more and more worked up, suddenly I found
one of her breasts on my plate. I looked up at her, terrified … One
especially quick reporter took a picture of the scene, and the image
went around the world. I refused to autograph it. Hidden behind
Hollywood’s enchanted kingdom were some coarse and grotesque sides,
which I refused to have anything to do with. ~ Sophia Loren