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Melua was the right girl in the right place at the right time, a home-grown answer to the similar and even more successful Norah Jones.
It may seem odd that the nation should be in thrall to a couple of old broadcasters who like music that reminds them of their youth.
We also served rose petal martinis, which may have looked pretty, but were completely lethal!
''I'd spotted this Claire Pettibone dress in before I got engaged, and thought "If I ever get married, this is the dress." Russell Blackburn, the owner of Blackburn Bridal Couture in London, tracked it down for me.
Three years on, she remains pleasant company, but seems subtly troubled.
Like the A-grade pupil she is, she trots out well-rehearsed arguments in defence of her mentor and their musical oeuvre but between the lines her unease at the place she has found herself in is palpable.