I closed my eyes and dreamed that for many night she, laying in her bed, related stories of life or read to me from notes she had written.
For strangers, Aliki was the "unapproachable" star, but for me, her son, she was the sweetest and most compassionate mother.
From one aspect, her life resembled an ancient drama but from another it had all the qualities of a fairy tale. Just like the fairy tale of Alice In Wonderland...
Aliki Vougiouklaki is considered the most popular and succesful actress of Greek cinema. Written by her son Yiannis Papamihail, this book focuses on her storybook life.