The poor man just lost his wife. They met when they were eight and were married with a kid on the way by sixteen. They move fast in Wales? Yes, he famously cheated on her, but by all accounts, she was his rock. Who should dictate what their marriage should have been? They were still seen holding hands in their seventies; he was holding her hand when she died.
Nonetheless, look at all the Tom Jones that lives in my picture file: