Picks and Pans Review: From His Scrapbook
updated 10/15/2007 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 10/15/2007 AT 01:00 AM EDT
His classic "Wonderful Tonight" was "actually written in anger and frustration" one evening when girlfriend Pattie Boyd (with him in the '70s) was late getting ready.
"However deeply I loved this little boy," Clapton writes of son Conor (who died at 4 a year after this photo was taken), "I was a baby trying to look after a baby."
"The last 10 years have been the best of my life," writes Clapton (with wife Melia McEnery, mother of his two young daughters).