José Fernández's tragic passing has affected so many people.
The late sports star's longtime love reflected on their time together, writing:
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The Penny Dreadful actor explained to Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan:
"She is the apple of my eye. She's perfect in every way. I'm in love."
"It puts things in a totally new perspective, of course. I mean, your ego melts away when you have a new kid. Your heart kind of leaves your body and you give it permission to walk around with someone else for a while.
It's really terrifying but it's beautiful. I love it more than anything. I wish I would have started it earlier. But I'm so glad that she is the one I'm raising."
We're not crying, you're crying!
Be sure to ch-ch-check out the Pearl Harbor alum's touching interview in its entirety for yourself (above). We promise, it'll make your day better!