Whereas it was not straightforward for Chyler to return to grips together with her sexuality and to divulge heart’s contents to her husband about that, the previous Gray’s Anatomy star feels it has solely made their bond stronger.
“It’s been a protracted and lonely street for each my husband and myself however I can whole-heartedly say that in any case these years, he and I are nonetheless discovering the depths of ourselves and one another,” she writes, “however all through our journey we’ve discovered to be happy with who we’re, regardless of the fee.”
Sadly, it did value her the assist of some family members who weren’t accepting of her reality. “I used to be advised from pricey pals (and even avid watchers of Supergirl) that they’d not watch the present due to the truth that Alex’s journey took a flip from their lower than acceptable beliefs,” she wrote. They usually quickly started to additionally distance themselves from Chyler herself.
Although she was damage to be “outcast” from folks she cherished and cared for, Chyler says, “I don’t maintain a grudge in the direction of the adverse response, as a result of as I mentioned, all of us have had a tough time in a technique or one other with acceptance (regardless of the topic could also be) whether or not in the direction of ourselves or others.”