Susan Boyle Has Her First Boyfriend at Age 53

At the age of 53, Susan Boyle finally has her first boyfriend.

“I don’t want to say any more about who he is right now as that would be unfair on him,” Boyle said in a sit-down with The Sun, an interview that was reported in the Daily Mail. “All I’ll say is we are around the same age and he was a very nice guy.”

Susan Boyle Applies for a Job with Online Betting Company

What are the odds?

Susan Boyle has inquired about a part-time job at bookmaker, Ladbrokes, PEOPLE confirms.

Boyle, 52, walked into her local Ladbrokes storefront in her hometown of Blackburn, Scotland, last week after she spotted a poster in the window seeking a cashier.

Susan Boyle Diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome

Susan Boyle says she has been diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome, a form of autism – and feels relief at finally having the right label for her condition.

Boyle told the Observer newspaper that she saw a specialist a year ago, who told her she had Asperger’s and an above-average IQ.

Boyle, 52, had learning difficulties as a child, which she was told were the result of brain damage from oxygen deprivation at birth. She struggled in school and was bullied by other children.