However, he also insisted that he wanted her to visit Graceland. And she did for nearly two years, even amid newspaper and magazine articles linking Elvis to beauties such as Juliet Prowse and Tuesday Weld. early 1962, I was coming down the backstairs into the kitchen, I heard Elvis say, 'I'm having the hardest time making up my mind between the two' ... And Elvis took me into the dining room and his dad was sitting at the table.
And we sat down at the table and I said, 'I'm gonna make that decision for you, I heard what you said and I'm leaving'.
But in truth, though he was dating Anita Wood and several actresses, he seemed to have reserved a special place in his heart for 'Cilla'.
For the time being, Elvis went along with Colonel Parker's belief that an all-consuming relationship would hurt his image and be bad for his career. During their conversations, Elvis would discuss his career, even his relationship with Anita Wood, causing Priscilla to wonder where she fit in. so I just marched my little self right down the stairs ...
One day, a handsome man looking somewhere in his mid twenties approached Priscilla. He asked Priscilla, 'How'd you like to meet Elvis Presley? Of course Priscilla agreed, and the night she was to meet Elvis, she wore a white and navy sailor dress. On the evening of Sunday, September 13, 1959, Currie, his wife, and Priscilla drove for forty minutes to get to Elvis' house. When she finally arrived, entered the house, and met Elvis, he'd taken a liking to her right away.