Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are probably the most beloved couples. And lately, the multi-hyphenate artist featured together with her accomplice and former actor Portia de Rossi on the quilt of People journal. Both have been seen sporting a variation of white.
While Ellen was seen in an off-white sweater paired with darkish beige pants, Portia opted for a white sheer costume. They posed hugging one another, and evidently it made for a cute image.
They married in 2008 and, within the interview, Ellen admitted being heartbroken after latest allegations of poisonous work tradition have been levelled towards her. Rossi, she stated, was a rock via all of it. “It broke my heart; I couldn’t have gone through everything I went through without her. It was a horrible time in my life, and she was a rock. She kept me going and tried to help me put things in perspective.”
It was Ellen who helped Rossi come out of the closet. “Ellen really did help me through it just by being there and making me feel more comfortable about who I am — like there was nothing wrong with being gay. I think that’s the first time in my life I felt that was true,” the latter stated.
The couple additionally recalled the primary time they have been launched at a Rock the Vote live performance. “I remember thinking that she (Ellen) was the coolest, most fascinating, beautiful, funniest person I’d ever met,” Rossi expressed. “But I, at the time, was closeted; I really wasn’t comfortable with my sexuality. I just knew that being with her would be a bit of a thing for me, so we didn’t get together after that for about three years.”
Another essential second was the primary time the couple was photographed in public. “She (Portia) opened up and said she’d been thinking about me. And it surprised me. It was a big deal for her to be seen with me. The very first time we were photographed together was when I joined her at the Golden Globes after-party. And that’s when everyone knew that we were together,” DeGeneres stated.
“We’ve grown together as a couple, and we really consider each other and put our relationship first. By doing that, you become a lot more solid. I can’t imagine spending time with anyone but her,” added DeGeneres. “We think the same things, say the same things at the same time, finish each other’s sandwiches — no, sentences. We’re in a rhythm that’s easy,” Rossi was quoted as saying.
The high-profile couple has at all times spoken about one another with a variety of gratitude and love.