Regarding his time off work, he is not planning a comeback these days; instead, he is planning to lay low in the Hamptons in the aftermath of his sex scandal and play golf.
According to a source, "soul searching" means playing golf in the Hamptons - and Lauer will be taking this new role very seriously!
"Matt has no intention in returning to public life ... He is going to stick to his one statement and not address the allegations further". "... But he wants to focus on his family".
"I have no words for her husband", Henri reportedly told the publication.
"This has taken a huge toll".
Taylor Swift is featured as one of the "Silence Breakers" in Time magazine's Person of the Year issue after she went to court in August to face off with a man who sexually assaulted her in 2013.
But don't put money on a reconciliation.
On the same day, the Daily Mail reported that Roque's father Henri, 76, told a reporter from his home Amsterdam that his daughter has no plans to stand by Lauer.
Another "Today" staffer told the mag that most workers inside Rockefeller Center are heartbroken and torn between the colleague they knew and the Lauer described by his accusers.
"Savannah [Guthrie] is devastated", an insider told the magazine.
She's been staying at the couple's home in the Hamptons and has rarely left since the sexual misconduct claims against Lauer came out and he was sacked from the NBC morning show.
Lack continued, "We were also presented with reason to believe this may not have been an isolated incident".
After the shocking allegations broke, Lauer apologized for his actions, saying, "There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions". "The last two days have forced me to take a hard look at my own flaws".
"We can say unequivocally, that, prior to Monday night, current NBC News management was never made aware of any complaints about Matt Lauer's conduct", a spokesperson for the network said.