"I felt like it was absolutely the right thing to do. We were having an honest conversation. So for me to harbor that kind of secret and not be upfront about it seemed kind of disingenuous."
It must've felt so good to get that out in the open. A secret can eat away at you.
So, the country was unaware until Katie told Demi, but were Katie's daughters already aware?
"It wasn't something they heard about on television, or they would have been shocked to hear."
So, being the great mama she is, she sat down with her children and told them her story, so that they could learn from her life and not run into the same issues.
What a great lady!
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