It’s Elvis Week, presided over by the trustees of his Estate and his ex-wife. Yet, why does Priscilla Presley use that identify once they divorced nearly 50 years in the past? Why does Elvis’ precise fiancee don’t have any recognition at Graceland or in official memorabilia? Did Elvis secretly wish to reconcile with Priscilla? Ginger Alden set the file straight in blistering kind as the one that spent nearly each second of the star’s final 12 months with him and shared his ideas and desires proper as much as the very second he died. She paints a strong and really completely different image of a person who was enthusiastic about new plans for marriage, kids, extra music and films.
Elvis separated from Priscilla in 1972 they usually divorced the next 12 months.
After courting Linda Thompson for 4 years after which Mindi Miller, Elvis was captivated by one more vivacious magnificence queen. But Ginger was the one one he proposed to.
She was there when he died and sorted his daughter Lisa Marie within the distressing hours afterwards.
She wrote: “Elvis and I didn’t take our engagement frivolously. I discover the omission of our engagement ( in addition to my existence) with Elvis bewildering contemplating Elvis’s ex-wife requested for me throughout Elvis’s wake and instructed me she knew how a lot Elvis cherished me. WHAT HAPPENED?”
Ginger added: “Elvis’s ex-wife says that in Elvis’s final relationship, (my identify was by no means talked about so I’m returning the praise right here) Elvis ultimately turned sad and needed to finish it, even going as far as to say this added to a few of his issues.
“I’m appalled and disgusted by these untruths and wish to say to Elvis’s ex-wife, how dare you!
“I certainly don’t remember his ex-wife in Lisa Marie’s bedroom in the early hours of August 16th when Elvis began discussing wedding plans and setting a date with me.”
Ginger stated: “Elvis was trying ahead to many issues, marriage, extra kids, severe movies and his subsequent tour. He was in a great temper, we had simply set a marriage date actually hours earlier and he instructed me a few weeks earlier than he handed that he had been off too lengthy.
“He was prepared to return on stage, one thing he cherished with all of his being.”
Instead, she reveals Elvis’ unhappiness with Priscilla in his last months, over monetary and private issues. Ginger says she alone supported and understood Elvis’ fascination and curiosity in non secular and occult books, one thing Priscilla had brazenly criicised.
Ginger stated: “I recall Elvis mentioning to me that his ex-wife was not taken with his books, as she needed to cover them away. I instructed him they need to be on cabinets.
“He also mentioned to me that she wanted to use his large plane for a European jewelry venture which he was not happy about. Elvis told me, “She can fly business”.
“He additionally instructed me about his ex-wife wanting him to set her father up in a wine enterprise in California which he was not happy about..
“As far as Elvis’s ex-wife goes, I will respect her position in Elvis’s life when she respects mine.”