|“||Think of your sister. We don't want Harvey's parents judging us!||”|
At first glance, both she and her husband, Bernard, seem very nice, kind and caring. But behind this, it is revealed that they are very controlling, hence the reason Elektra rebels and why Melissa has no mind of her own. She would also seem to be embarrased and ashamed that Elektra is in care, as seen when she and her husband lied that she was at boarding school and altered a photo to add her into it. Marilyn and her husband are quote snobby people, and worry too much about what other people think of them.