A fixture on NYC's party scene, she took over colleague Andy Warhol's mantle (after his death) of appearing at seemingly every movie or gallery opening in Manhattan, prompting the quip that "Sylvia Miles would attend the opening of an envelope.".
And let's set that she'd-go-to-the-opening-of-an-envelope story once and for all. Earl Wilson didn't say it. I said it about myself, and unfortunately, everything I say sounds like a press release. O.K., so I did once go to the opening of a ...
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