Don Lemon Reveals He's 'Thinking About Starting A Family' With Fiance Tim Malone
Written by Black Voices on April 2, 2021
Don Lemon just lately revealed that he and his fiancé, Tim Malone, are exploring the thought of rising their household.
On the “Tamron Corridor Present” on Wednesday, the CNN anchor shared that he and Malone hope to wed earlier than they pursue having youngsters. Their wedding ceremony plans have been delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, he defined.
“I’m eager about beginning a household,” he informed host Tamron Corridor throughout his digital look on the present. “Pay attention, we’ve got to get married first, and we’re ready for COVID to be over to do this, as a result of I simply don’t suppose it’s time to get married throughout COVID. Now, we wish to have the ability to rejoice with our mates, and we wish to have the ability to rejoice safely.”
Lemon then shared that he and Malone are contemplating completely different choices for parenthood, like adoption or surrogacy.
Talking about his choice to get engaged, Lemon mentioned that he knew Malone was “the appropriate particular person.”
“I discovered the appropriate particular person, an individual who believes in unconditional love, who believes within the challenges, going by means of the challenges, weathering the storms of a relationship — as a result of relationships aren’t simple and I don’t suppose they’re presupposed to be simple,” he mentioned.
Lemon, whose e-book “That is the Fireplace: What I Say To My Mates About Racism” was launched final month, mentioned that when he was rising up, he by no means envisioned that he’d have the ability to be open “about my love life or my relationship.”
“I truly grew up pondering that I’d by no means get married, or that it will simply be a ‘roommate,’ and I may by no means inform my household or be sincere with the general public about it,” he mentioned. “As soon as same-sex marriages handed, I mentioned, ‘You understand, why not? Why not get married, why not fall in love and have all of the happiness that everyone else is entitled to?’”
Lemon and Malone acquired engaged in April 2019. The 2 memorably shared a candy New 12 months’s kiss in New Orleans on dwell TV as they rang in 2018.
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