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Such was his addiction to winning that he often played all the roulette table numbers at once.With four bedrooms, six bathrooms, a sauna, a dining room and a sunken living room, it was the scene of many legendary drinking sessions, but the friendship between Tom and Elvis was always tinged with more than a hint of professional rivalry.The original It-girl, she epitomised the reckless spirit of the Nineties; a life of parties, champagne, fast cars, faster men, luxury holidays — and recreational drug-taking.As her friend, the Mail journalist Rebecca Hardy, wrote: ‘Tara was one of those rare people who, whatever life threw at her, was determined to squeeze as much fun from it as she could.’Along with so many stars of her generation, Kate Moss among them, she gave the impression that drink and drugs were fun.She complained to Simon about being in crippling pain from a rare autoimmune disease which left her a virtual prisoner in her flat Simon, who produced the 1995 film Richard III starring Sir Ian Mc Kellen and Annette Bening, is a British art world habitué who was a friend of pop artist Andy Warhol.
Former It Girl Tara, a close friend of Princes Charles, William and Harry, was found dead in bed by her cleaner at the Kensington property last Wednesday. Simon, an art connoisseur, had been close friends with Prince Charles’s goddaughter since meeting her in Los Angeles more than two decades ago.‘She was in great spirits, despite being in tremendous pain,’ Simon told a friend last night.‘I believe I was the last person to see her alive and we had a lovely evening.
And it was a wicked lie, because drugs are devastating, as Leah and now Tara’s family know all too tragically.
Sir Tom Jones appears to have another special lady in his life.
He never discovered what Elvis said to Priscilla in those many phone calls, but by then I had gained my own insight into the couple’s broken relationship, witnessing at first hand Elvis’s physical and emotional decline in the years following their break-up.
Taking a sizeable proportion of Elvis’s earnings, it was said that he frittered away today’s equivalent of £5 million a year in the resort’s casinos.
It was in 1995 — the very year Leah died — that Tara was catapulted into public consciousness after being pictured pecking family friend Prince Charles on the cheek in Klosters.