Asked in later life if she was aware of the mesmerising power of her beauty as a 19-year-old, Keeler answered: “I don’t think young girls know they’re beautiful. Although I must admit there wasn’t much I couldn’t get or do if I wanted to then. I was a shy girl. I had rosy cheeks. I hated them. I blushed easily.”
Female beauty certainly eases the path through life. And it comes as something of a shock to many who were that this effect fades.
It explains a certain amount of the modern world that this is so…..