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Lili Marlene: Marlene Dietrich

Underneath the lantern by the barrack gate Darling I remember the way you used to wait ‘Twas there that you whispered tenderly That you loved me, You’d always be My Lili of the lamplight My own Lili Marlene Time would … Continue reading

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Falling In Love Again: Marlene Dietrich

In 1929, Dietrich landed the breakthrough role of Lola-Lola, a cabaret singer who causes the downfall of a hitherto respected schoolmaster, in UFA’s production, The Blue Angel (1930). The film was directed by Josef von Sternberg, who thereafter took credit … Continue reading

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Forgiveness: Marlene Dietrich

Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast. Marlene Dietrich 1901-1992 The illustration is copyright: kurhan via Shutterstock

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