Pensioner Robert Brindley stabbed his young Filipino spouse 5 times in a jealous rage after their wedding broke down following arguments about salsa party classes, a court heard.
Brindley attacked their wife that is diminutive Precious a home blade, stabbing her repeatedly into the straight back.
The court ended up being told Brindley, 66, from Teignmouth, Devon ended up being "possessive and jealous" over their wife, who was simply aged inside her "20s" at the period of the assault.
On Monday, Exeter Crown Court heard Mrs Brindley collapsed towards the floor and as she regained consciousness she heard her spouse shouting: "that is it, that is the method to perish, hearing your music. Shall we stab you through the center or shall we phone an ambulance?"
Brindley has rejected one count of tried murder on 1, 2008 june.
The court had been told that the few came across once they were doing work for the exact same company in the Philippines within the 1990s plus in December 2000 that they had a son.
After Brindley had a reccurrence of cancer they relocated to Teignmouth so he could get treatment that is medical.
Andrew Oldland, prosecuting, said Mrs Brindley began using salsa dance lessons and also this caused arguments involving the set.
Mr Oldland stated that Brindley shouted at their wife: "with just about any males i will destroy you.