The former American First Lady was interviewed by Gayle King of CBS for a special play at the Essence Festival in New Orleans (USA).
During the interview, Michelle shared stories with Ms. King about her stay at the White House, her wedding and the difficult journey she had to travel to where she is today. .
“Here is the beauty of finding a partner that you love and that you really respect. After all the ups and downs, the hard times we went through, we got together, so the trip was worth it, “she says.
She said how important it is for people to marry with their peers for marriage to work.
“My husband is my teammate and if we want to win this game together, he must be strong and he must agree with the fact that I am strong”
Michelle also told Ms. King that people saw her relationship as a perfect marriage, but she also wanted to let people know that there were difficult times.
Before the interview, Mrs. Obama revealed in her book “Becoming” that her father, Fraser C. Robinson III, feared for his relationship with Barack Obama, and said, “It will not last because Michelle already had a record of romantic relationship. “
The former First Lady wrote: “After all, he had seen me throw my boyfriend from high school David to the gates of Princeton. “
“He watched me fire Kevin, the college footballer, as soon as I saw him wearing a stuffed mascot. ”
” According to Craig (brother), my father shook his head and laughed, looking at me and Barack is gone.
“He said,” Good guy. Too bad it does not last.