By the late 80s, the Robson family had moved to Los Angeles to pursue a dancing career for Wade, and the two reconnected.
"We've had three different BP reps in our area since this all started," says Robson.
And as much as Robson has denied any abuse for the past 20 years, his own account has been frequently contradicted.
And yet every night thus far has seen Vancouver's Robson Street clogged with thousands of Canadian revelers.
All of this occurred before he was 14, Robson told the jury, because after that age Jackson never again invited him into his bed.
Besides, it is well known that Robson was no more than a tool in the hand of Mr. Dobbs.
"It's the only way to get leave to England," said Robson jocularly.
The acting and accessories were perfect; and what poor Robson used to term the "horgan" of Triballos, was wonderful.
"There are no more pleasant companions than the Russians," Mr. Robson said.
Mr. Robson died last spring and I am naming this tree No. 34 the "Robson" in his memory.