The singer joined a digital video chat for the discuss present and through a sport of ‘By no means Have I Ever’, the subject turned to his ex’s new memoir, ‘Open Guide’, by which she particulars the ups and downs of their tumultuous relationship.
“I’ve heard about it,” Mayer admitted. “I’ve heard some bits.”
Within the guide, Simpson shared how feeling insecure in her relationship with Mayer “was the start of me relying on alcohol to mask my nerves”.
Mayer mentioned he’s not searching for out the main points of Simpson’s facet of the story. “As Pee-wee Herman says in ‘Pee-wee’s Big Adventure’ before the movie of his life is about to play out at the end, he’s not watching the movie, and the reason he’s not watching the movie, he says, ‘I don’t have to watch it, Dottie, I lived it’,” he advised the host.
“And I think that’s prescient here.”
In ‘Open Guide’, Simpson recollects the ultimate straw in her relationship with Mayer was when he known as her “sexual napalm” in an interview with Playboy.
“The guy got on the school intercom and said I was crazy in bed. I didn’t accept his apology,” she wrote.
“I deleted all his contact information from my phone. I was done with this man in a way I never thought was possible. When he reached out to me, I changed my number and changed my email.”
She wrote within the guide that Mayer has ‘publicly apologised’ for the feedback, he advised a publication that he was “far out of touch” in a 2017 interview and added that she’s grown up since then too.