Oprah winfrey dating stedman
' And the answer is: 'We wouldn't be together,'" she said."We would not have stayed together, because marriage requires a different way of being in this world.His interpretation of what it means to be a husband and what it would mean for me to be a wife would have been pretty traditional, and I would not have been able to fit into that."Her decision not to get married has contributed to her understanding of the role of women in society and taught her that one has to "live life on your own terms".This is the third People's Choice Award Winfrey has received.The People's Choice is a show to recognize the public's favorites as determined by polling.
"We have never discussed it again," she recalled to Shonda Rhimes in a 2015 episode of Super Soul Sunday.
magazine, the 63-year-old star recalls the one time she and Stedman -- her boyfriend of 31 years -- discussed tying the knot. The only time I brought it up was when I said to Stedman, 'What would have happened if we had actually gotten married?
' And the answer is: 'We wouldn't be together,'" she says.
"The moment he asked me to marry him, I was like 'Oh, God! '" she recalled, adding that they agreed to postpone their wedding and then never spoke of it again.
"But what I realized is, I don't want to be married."WATCH: Oprah Winfrey Can't Remember the Last Time Someone Didn't Recognize Her More from : Mindy Kaling Shows Off Barely-There Baby Bump in Floral Dress -- See the Pics!