But the Playboy Mansion was far from what she expected. But reports suggest that, even during the glory years, at the end of the day it was all just a glittering facade. According to St James, the bunnies were not given their allowance if they had been badly behaved that week. However, Spaulding told of how she determinedly kept her bottoms on and was targeted by the others present, with the girls making it clear she was expected to strip. It's just a shame they seem to have forgotten it. St James, a law graduate, told of how she was invited to move in with Hefner and his seven other official girlfriends in
Elyse. Age: 28.
They were all looking at me, including Hef from the bed — just staring straight at me.
Nyla. Age: 30.
The dark and distressing side of Hugh Hefner's Playboy mansion
But the Playboy Mansion was far from what she expected. But, if the rumours are true, behind their computer screens is a different tale. The wannabe model was dismissed from the mansion and replaced soon after, but her story stands as a prime example of the oppression the women living there were put under. St James, a law graduate, told of how she was invited to move in with Hefner and his seven other official girlfriends in It's just a shame they seem to have forgotten it. Unfortunately, upon his death in September , his former girlfriends all seemed to remember nothing of the sort, tweeting posts that thank him for changing their lives and heralding him for being an icon. Tragically it seems it was just for the fame, fortune and the chance of being on the front cover of Playboy.