"I had the most terrifying anxiety attacks after I left my marriage," says Adele
London-born singer Adele opens up to Oprah about her divorce.Author : Priyanka Vinayak
Adele is all set to release her new album 30. Recently, she was caught candid in
a talk show with Oprah Winfrey. She opened up about her struggles of divorce,
becoming a “single parent” and juggling her career.
conversation between Adele and Winfrey aired as part of a two-hour special on
Sunday (14 November) in the US on CBS.
Grammy Award-winning singer Adele said that she had "terrifying
anxiety attacks" after the divorce.
been obsessed with a nuclear family my whole life because I never came from
one," said the singer, whose father left home when she was just two years
very young age, I promised myself that, when I had kids, we'd say together. And
I tried for a really, really long time."
together with Konecki for eight years, she has previously said the marriage and
separation both took place in 2018.
marriage very seriously... and it seems like I don't now," she said,
remorsefully. "Almost like I disrespected it by getting married and then
divorced so quickly. I'm embarrassed because it was so quick."
asked about her weight-loss journey, she said, "I had the most terrifying
anxiety attacks after I left my marriage."
paralysed me completely, and made me so confused because I wouldn't be able to
have any control over my body." After realising that gym helps her in
making her mind and body relaxed, she began to go every day.
really contributed towards me getting my mind right," she said.
“I was body-positive then and I’m body-positive now. It’s not my job to
validate how people feel about their bodies. … I’m trying to sort my own life