By Jemma Desai
"The mother is a child too."
"The image, the image bothered me."
"I don’t want to."
“There’s so much I didn’t achieve, but I tried to be independent and to create my own way. Otherwise, I would have become like Wanda, all my life just floating around.”— Barbara Loden
"If you don’t want anything, you won’t have anything. You don’t have anything, you’re nothing, you may as well be dead …Is that what you wanna be? Dead?”
“I leave you my portrait so that you will have my presence all the days and nights that I am away from you.”
"She’s just a picture, that’s all."
"I don’t want to lie"