“When I dream that she’s still here and then I wake up and she’s not, that’s the hardest,” confessed the Welsh womanizer.
Linda, who met Tom when they were 12 and married him at 16, died of lung cancer in April — and Tom says he was so devastated that he quit singing.
“I had to stop at that point, and I didn’t know whether I would be able to sing again,” said Tom, who is back to performing.
“It hurt so much, because we had been together since we were kids!”
At the height of his fame, Tom bragged that he slept with 250 women a year — and, as reported by The National ENQUIRER, long-suffering Linda bore the indignity for almost six decades!