He played it to me two or three times, all the while watching my face intently for my reaction.
My first thought was: 'Oh God, everyone's going to know this is about me.'Scroll down for more... I came back to find Eric in the next seat, having persuaded a stranger to swap places with him. 'To my horror, Eric said: 'I have to tell you, man, that I'm in love with your wife.'I wanted to die. He turned to me and said: 'Well, are you going with him or coming with me?
There were still splashes of style, of course, from the Bentley that took the happy couple to their wedding breakfast at the uber-trendy Beaumont Hotel in Mayfair to the presence of Pattie’s fellow Sixties model Edina Ronay.
But there were no groupies or hangers-on as there had been when she married Clapton in 1979 or Harrison in 1966 – just a handful of close friends and family who threw confetti as Pattie and Rod, who have been together almost 25 years, emerged from the cream-painted Rossetti Room arm in arm.
The client happened to be a modeling agent and her first test shots were taken the very next day.
Eric Clapton had asked me to come because he wanted me to listen to a new number he had written.
Pattie got into modeling after working as a hairstylist.
Boyd first met Weston in 1986 in Sri Lanka when each were on holiday with friends, and the couple officially became an item in 1994.
Later, she met Weston, describing him in 2007 as “very supportive”, “comfortable to be with” and “very good-looking”.
were wed in a seven-minute ceremony at the Epsom Registry Office near here.
In her 2007 memoir, Wonderful Today, Pattie broke 35 years of silence to describe how after years of mutual anguish which pushed Clapton to the brink of a drug-induced breakdown, she eventually left Harrison to marry Clapton.
She has been in three celebrity relationships averaging approximately 9.3 years each.