The first thing I did was to fling my arms around him and hug him tightly and it was then I felt like a love-struck teenager." She said the reaction of her children, Andrew, 35, Elizabeth, 33, and Sarah, 29, who are all older than their stepfather, was "better than I thought".
"Some people are very suspicious of our relationship, especially with the age gap.
Last August, nine months after they first communicated, she flew to Casablanca and, on her return, filed for divorce, which came through in January.
She flew to Morocco in May and married Mr Ouhtit in the capital Rabat, where he lives.
Once I had told Eric exactly how I felt, he understood the fact that I wanted to move on with my life.
So I arranged to meet Tarik at Casablanca airport." When she arrived, she said that he looked like "a tanned Adonis.
A British grandmother left her husband after 38 years to marry a 22-year-old Moroccan she met on the Internet.
Sylvia Ouhtit, 60, walked out on her husband Eric Norton, 62, to marry Tarik Ouhtit in Morocco.