And he admits he would have killed himself out of despair if he had never fallen in love with the rock matriarch, whose strength he only realised after he imagined their roles in reverse. “If I"d never met Sharon I"d be dead. I"d have killed myself by now. Falling in love with Sharon was the best thing that ever happened to me. She was patient, she stuck by me," Contactmusic quoted him as saying.
“Someone asked me, 'Imagine if it was the other way around, you were the sober one and she was the one on the floor covered in p**s and puke everyday. How long do you think you would last?" And I was like, 'F**k, that"s a good question. I really don"t know the answer." She stuck it out. Her being sober saved me," he added.