Vic Hope “fell in love” with a man who kept a stone from the sea.
The 33-year-old radio host, who is engaged to superstar DJ Calvin Harris, recalled meeting a man named Pedro on a beach in South Africa, but couldn’t be with him because he didn’t speak Spanish. I went to night school to study the language.
She said: “I remember being on the beach in Nicaragua [South America] A man named Pedro brought me a stone from the sea and I fell in love! I didn’t speak any Spanish at the time, so I couldn’t speak to him. That’s when I decided to learn Spanish and learned from it. I campaigned to get Spanish as a subject at my school and eventually it happened, but after I left. Got. ”
The BBC Radio 1 star added that she always had Pedro “on the back of her mind” when she began studying both French and Spanish at university, saying that he was a stone’s throw away from other women. is “still there”.
On the “Joyride” podcast, she told hosts Jools Holland and Jim Moir: Now in Spanish! I think he’s still there and probably giving stones to other girls. ”
Series 5 of “Jools and Jim’s Joyride,” which is streaming on all major podcast platforms, can be streamed at https://lnk.to/JoyridePodcast.