London, March 9 (Calcutta Tube) Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood 62, is reportedly planning to marry his 30-year-old lover Ana Araujo this summer. The rocker is said to be smitten with the Brazilian beauty who he has been dating for several weeks and thinks she is a good influence after helping him quit drinking again, reports fashion.ie.
Wood who was married to late model Krissy Wood from 1971 to 1978 and divorced second wife Jo Wood last year, 24 years after they wed met Araujo shortly after splitting with 21-year-old Katia Ivanova.
His 15-month union with the former cocktail waitress ended amid a series of explosive rows and friends think coming out of such a relationship has made Wood appreciate Araujo even more.
‘Ronnie now thinks Ana could be the woman to make a life with. She’s such a positive influence on him and they’ve very relaxed in each other’s company. They’re happy enjoying the simple things in life like staying in, making meals and watching films. He couldn’t be happier and there’s already talk of them getting married as early as this summer,’ said a source.
‘Ronnie hasn’t felt this happy and focused for a long time and he knows there aren’t many women capable of having such an effect on him.He feels he has someone very special in Ana and is ready to make the ultimate commitment to her,’ said the source.