“They were holding hands in the elevator,” an insider tells in an exclusive interview, “and a lot of the time he had his arm around her. It was obvious that they were a couple.” Considering it’s only been a little more than a month since she’s filed for divorce from husband Pete Wentz, Ashlee seems to be moving rather fast. The revelation that she’s been seeing his pal is bound to hurt 31-year-old Pete, who, a friend says, has been desperately trying to win his wife back.But as it turns out, Ashlee has known her man for quite a while: Craig is actually a friend of Pete’s, and his band, D. “He sends flowers to her every day, and that’s only the beginning,” the friend reports."To me, the right way is when we have time to plan it," he says about his future plans to marry Camper. "I think it was a combination of all these factors at once, including being too young," he says. "We've actually figured out how to parent that way in a really good, healthy way," he says."I think there's an important thing where you know how to fight, because you can fight with somebody and it's not the end of everything. "And, we can be friends." Both Wentz and Simpson have since moved on from their failed marriage. "Here's what it really was: At 31, we'd had all these great years, you know, as a band, and then we took time off, and I basically became Mr. "I wanted to be performing but I wasn't performing.
"It's like a vicious cycle." One particular incident that's telling of his state of mind at the time is when he hosted a Jingle Ball event, and very clearly wasn't into it.
When your identity is what you do, it's hard when you stop doing it." "I think when you stop caring about your personal appearance, your personal hygiene, it makes you even more depressed, but it makes you do it more," he adds.