'Twilight Eclipse': Robert Pattinson on THE Kristen Stewart question

On Saturday (June 12) "Twilight: Eclipse" star Robert Pattinson was asked -- in a press room packed with breathless journalists -- if he understands the fans' fantasies about he and Kristen Stewart being romantically involved in real life.

And then (gulp) the reporter actually asked for the truth about their relationship? You could have heard a half a pin drop.