Mayer on the Breakup: Bad Chemistry

Says she's "the smartest" but wants to be alone
By Elizabeth Wolff,  Newser User
Posted Aug 18, 2008 9:57 AM CDT
Musician John Mayer arrives at VH1 Save the Music Foundation 10th Anniversary gala in New York last fall.   (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)
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(Newser) – John Mayer says he and Jennifer Aniston ended their romance mutually so not to “waste” each other’s time, People reports. "People have different chemistry. I ended a relationship to be alone, because I don't want to waste somebody's time if something's not right," said an emotional Mayer. "There's no lying, there's no cheating, there's no nothing."

"Jennifer Aniston is the smartest, most sophisticated person I think I have ever met," the singer added.