During Don Corleone's daughter wedding, Sonny whispers to mistress Lucy Mancini. Camera focuses on Sandra, who shows to three women that something is growing with her hands and then they laughs, and then she turns back:

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What is the meaning of Sandra's joke?


She is indicating the size of Sonny's penis

Sandra and the other women teased Connie about the terrors of the nuptial bed. “My God,” Sandra had giggled, “when I saw that pole of Sonny’s for the first time and realized he was going to stick it into me, I yelled bloody murder. After the first year my insides felt as mushy as macaroni boiled for an hour. When I heard he was doing the job on other girls I went to church and lit a candle.

The Godfather - Mario Puzo

  • That's sounds silly, but it has a big importance of Lucy's storyline in the book, as she's "wide", she and Sonny are a perfect fit. His death will lead her to her own arc. – Silver Bebs Oct 8 '20 at 8:52

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