Iconic actress and singer Jennifer Lopez reveals more about her relationship with fiance, former baseball star A Rod.
She is confident that her intending marriage to Alex Rodriguez will be a lasting one, because according to her they truly “compliment each other” in every aspect of their lives.
She opened up on how she felt when beau Alex proposed to her at a beach in Bahamas,the mother of twin said
“It wasn’t a shock. We had spoken about it (marriage), obviously, but it was a shock that day… I didn’t know it was happening that day.”
J.lo admits she never ruled out finding lasting love, because she’s such a romantic at heart and that she wants someone to grow old with.
“I always planned to get married again,” she told U.S. breakfast show Today.
“I want to spend my life with somebody, I want to grow old with somebody, and I think that’s the goal, right? To find a partner to walk through this crazy thing with…”
“This could work, and trust me, I tried before!” she remembers and laughed of her failed relationships.
“We get along really well, we just compliment each other,”
“He’s super supportive, he allows me to be who I am, and I want him to shine in the greatest way possible and to be his best self, and we just help each other be better people, in a way. And we love our families.”
“We’re very similar as well: we grew up the same, we both got in the public eye very young, we both had kind of, our hard moments in the public eye,” she said, touching on her marriage breakdowns and the sportsman’s steroids controversy back in 2009. “But at the same time, we keep coming back; we both have that thing (fighting spirit), too.”
“We have a lot of respect and admiration for each other,”
“And he helps me where I’m weak, and I help him where he’s weak, and he makes me stronger, and that’s what it is.”
Alex is divorced, father to two daughters,while Jlo has divorced three times with her twin fathered by ex husband Marc Anthony
Jennifer insists that they both put in effort in their relationship and inspite of their kids and work schedule they do their best to keep everyone happy.
“It’s not an easy thing, but somehow it works really well,” she shared. “There’s just a lot of love there… We like each other, too; all of us like each other.”
EXCLUSIVE: Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are spotted holding hands while having a romantic stroll on the way to dinner at Kappo Masa Restaurant in the upper east side, New York City, NY.