Celebrity publicist Max Clifford said he would "make the best of it" before entering court to be sentenced for indecent assaults on young women, with him likely to face a jail term.
Asked how he was feeling ahead of the sentencing, the 71-year-old said: "(It's) not the best day of my life."
He added: "I just have to make the best of what the court gives me."
"It is the same as I have felt since it started 17 months ago, it is like living under a dark cloud. It is the same for my family ... for my daughter and everyone close to me."
PR specialist Max Clifford has said "I stand by everything I have said in the last 17 months" as he arrived at Southwark Crown Court to be sentenced for eight counts of indecent assault.
The 71-year-old was found guilty on Monday by a jury at the court.
PR guru Max Clifford has been found guilty of one count of indecent assault by a jury at Southwark Crown Court.
He has been cleared of one count of indecent assault by a jury at Southwark Crown Court.
Max Clifford is due to face 11 charges of indecent assault at the Old Bailey today. The alleged offences took place between 1966 and 1985. He was arrested as part of the Met Police's Operation Yewtree. He denies all the charges.
A spokesperson for the publicist said he did not have to attend the hearing in person.
Max Clifford has told reporters that he is very grateful for the "tremendous support" that he has received from his clients and friends since allegations that he allegedly assaulted several women became public.
Speaking outside his house Mr Clifford said he was upset that women could make allegations 40 years after the alleged event.
The 70-year-old faces eleven historic counts of indecently assaulting against teenage girls.
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Publicist Max Clifford has been re-bailed following his arrest by Jimmy Savile detectives.
Clifford, who was arrested on suspicion of sexual offences on December 6, has been re-bailed to return on a date in February, pending further inquiries.
Publicist Max Clifford returned to work today following his arrest on suspicion of historical sexual offences.
ITV News' Crime Correspondent Jon Clements reports:
Speaking to reporters outside his central London office, Max Clifford said:
"It's not the nicest of times for me and my wife...but you just have to get on with things, which is why I've come to the office."
Speaking outside his central London office this lunchtime, publicist Max Clifford told reporters:
"One of the good things to come out of this nightmare is the huge amount of support - literally hundreds of people have contacted me in the last 20 hours with their messages.
"So there is always a positive side to any dreadful situation."