Opening up concerning the ‘Underneath Stress’ hitmaker’s relationship with Laurita Watson, Angie Bowie claims that her ex-husband’s mistress had a more in-depth friendship along with her than with him.
David Bowie‘s ex-wife Angie did not thoughts the star’s 12-month affair with American restaurant proprietor, Laurita Watson, because it made him “feel good.”
Angie, 70, instructed Britain’s Every day Mirror newspaper she supported the “Heroes” star in the course of the “bizarre” but “wonderful” love triangle, and revealed her husband’s mistress typically stayed on the couple’s Maida Vale flat in London.
“I don’t know anyone else who could have an affair with my husband/business partner and never upset me or make me feel disrespected or neglected. I loved that her relationship with David made him feel good,” she mentioned.
Laurita grew up in New York’s infamous Harlem district and met David and Angie when she moved to London in 1972, giving up her profession after years of working a profitable New York brothel.
Talking concerning the love affair, Laurita mentioned she had a more in-depth friendship with Angie than David – and known as the setup “very spiritual.”
She went on to elucidate she was initially associates with Angie, and her romance with the Labyrinth star developed later. Nonetheless, she uncared for to share particulars about her bodily relationship with Bowie, hinting that she would depart that for her upcoming tell-all e book.
And regardless of Laurita making strikes on her husband, Angie insisted there was by no means any “animosity,” sharing, “Our friendship was so bizarre and wonderful and succeeded where, to all intents and purposes, it should never have taken root and blossomed.”
Angie and David married in 1970, and cut up after 9 years, lastly divorcing on eight February, 1980, in Switzerland. The couple shared son Zowie Bowie, 48, who reverted to his delivery identify Duncan Jones when he was 18.
The “Starman” hitmaker died in 2016, two days after his 69th birthday.