The model wife: How Carla fell in love with a president and became his greatest asset

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The model wife: How Carla fell in love with a president and became his greatest asset

People were taken aback when they started stepping out. But Carla – used to the controversy and excitement of the fashion world - wasn't fazed. She understood, perfectly, she said.

"I realised people were shocked when I first started dating, because presidents don't date and I understand that," she said.

But the blue-eyed beauty was in no hurry to make things more official.

"We can date forever, we don't have to get married," she said during the early days of the courtship