Vastavam web: Veteran actor Richard Gere says he is “the happiest man in the universe” after marrying his girlfriend Alejandra Silva.The 68-year-old star, who tied the knot with the Spanish activist in an Indian style wedding in May, shared photographs of their D-day with HELLO!.”Alejandra meditates, she’s a vegetarian, a great mother, has the touch of an angel… and she’s also Spanish: the land of kings and queens, of Cervantes and Bunuel… You can’t get any better than that,” he told the magazine.Silva said Gere wooed her by sending flowers until she agreed to date him and that, now married, he regularly writes her songs
The couple met in Positano in four years when the actor stayed over at her family-owned hotel.”I feel like I’m in a true fairytale. Without a doubt, I feel like the luckiest woman in the world,” she added.Silva described Gere as the “most humble, sensitive, affectionate, attentive, funny, generous man” she has ever met. “What can I say? I’m so in love. How would you feel if each morning you were asked: ‘What would make you happy today?’ Not a day goes by that he doesn’t mention how important I am to him. I feel very lucky,” she said.