Forgive me, I beg you. And take this public show of my private pride giving in to your fury as an act of love. One of many. I guard your dignity, like a treasure within my heart, even when careless comments slip off my tongue.
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, publicly apologizing to his (second) wife after flirting with other women at a TV awards dinner. By the way, he's 70 years old.