“Jeez, even my real ex-wife talks more fondly about me than that (and, in fact, did so overnight in a very supportive message),” Piers commented.
“I got an instant flurry of new texts from bemused friends asking if we’d fallen out.
“We haven’t. But I suspect Susanna’s feeling angry and sad at me leaving just when the show’s soared to new audience heights, concerned for her own future, fearful of troll abuse for publicly backing me (she’s had a repulsive barrel-load of that over the years just for sitting next to me), and general discombobulation at the dramatic turn of events.”
However, the controversial presenter admitted Susanna subsequently apologised for the “frosty” statement.
Published at Sun, 28 Mar 2021 17:05:00 +0000