While tales of heroes met so often end in disappointment—the idol rarely living up to the on-screen, pitch or radio expectations—every now and again they turn out to be class acts, as was the case with Roger Moore.
In the wake of the Bond legend's death, one Twitter user recounted the time they met Moore in an airport as a boy, and again as an adult years later.
A true gent.
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