Boris Johnson, known for his many gaffes during his times as mayor of London and Britain’s foreign minister, is madly in love with a former spin doctor, despite reports suggesting he has much to do to end a 25-year-old marriage.
The Daily Mail said in a report on Sunday that Johnson, father of four, was described by friends as behaving “like a puppy dog” in his love affair with former advisor Carrie Symonds, 30.
“He wants to get engaged. He’s completely in thrall to Carrie. Totally loved-up,” said the friend about Johnson who reportedly spent the Christmas holidays with his girlfriend in Greece out of fears that the media and political rivals would publicize the growing affair.
The revelations come several months after Johnson was accused of committing adultery after being spotted with Symonds, a former Conservative Party communications chief.
Johnson and his wife, Marina, swiftly issued a statement in September saying they had…