"She is wearing a pussycat-bow blouse, sipping lapsang souchong, her eyes tilted down demurely over her china cup. Poised in all her silken finery, the figure once described by Rolling Stone magazine as 'the most controversial woman in the history of rock' is barely recognisable.
As much as we think we know who Courtney Love is, nothing prepares you for the sprawling intelligence or the keen beauty of her. Love is not like most female celebrities. She is bigger than that. Her hands are meaty and her eyes enormous, her bosom has been surgically enhanced and her lips swollen with collagen. She looks as if someone has coloured her in and strayed beyond the lines."