Love & Sex
Salma Hayek thought married people were "secretly miserable" before becoming wed herself.
Hayek married French billionaire businessman François-Henri Pinault on Valentine's Day in 2009. The couple have five-year-old daughter Valentina together.
As a single woman, Hayek was nauseated by the concept of matrimony.
"I didn't think marriage worked," she told More magazine's October issue.
"I thought everybody who was married was secretly miserable - that it was something they just put up with for their children."
The actress said she now feels her life has improved dramatically with her spouse's support.
"I have a master of decision-making helping me out, so of course my life and my career are better," she explained.
"I really enjoy having somebody that I can be weak with. If I'm insecure or afraid, I can talk about it, and he'll give me strength and courage. With us, there's no power struggle. I don't mind doing things for him because he does so much for me, and he feels the same way."
- Cover Media
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