Iman has not moved from David Bowie, with whom she was married 24 years before his death.
"I'll never marry again." The other day I mentioned my husband to someone and they said, "Do you mean your late husband?" I said no, he will always be my husband, "the supermodel told PorterEdit. an interview published on Friday.
Bowie died in January 2016 at 69 years of age after a secret battle against cancer.
Iman, 63, admitted that she "feels very lonely," but has no interest in a relationship at this time.
The Somali American stunner also confessed that going out in public has become a routine task because strangers offer their condolences … but with cameras and, sometimes, with their hands, what feels like a violation.
"People take pictures of me on the street and they tell me: [touching my arm]: "I'm so sorry for your loss". I like "Do not touch me," he said. "You just took pictures of me, how can you regret it? I have the pain of the fans, but it's not the same They've lost someone they admire We've lost a husband and a father And sometimes I do not want people to know I'm sad, people say to me: "Oh, you're so strong." I'm not strong, I'm just trying to keep it together.
In addition to enjoying her own privacy, Iman is determined to keep her and Bowie's daughter, Alexandria, out of the limelight as much as possible, even though model agencies clamor for the beautiful 18-year-old girl.
"Each agency, each designer, called me to say: & # 39; If she wants, we would love her to be a model for us", revealed Iman. "I said, 'No, she does not.' I know why they wanted her to model her, because she's David Bowie's daughter … [Lexi] He says I'm overprotective But I told him: All this can wait, it's not going anywhere. Have a private life while you can, because one day soon it will be public, so enjoy this. "
This story originally appeared in the New York Post.