In 2012, they shocked many when they divorced after renewing their wedding vows for the 7th year. They seemed devoted to one another, renewing their vows each year in a celebration of their love. But, Seal now admits, he had some reservations about the annual event ,he also says it wasn’t his idea. He told Andy Cohen.
‘That was my ex-wife’s idea, to be honest,’ ‘It kind of turned into a little bit of a circus, which I wasn’t terribly fond of because, by default, I’m quite a private person. ”That’s the thing I disliked most about it.’
|Their last renewal in 2012|
‘I don’t know how necessary [renewing the vows] was, but it was cool. ”’You’re married and you become a team player,’ he said. You understand that each of you have different lives and you do whatever you can to support your partner’s life.’
During their marriage Heidi said of their tradition: ‘It’s our time – a lovely family time.’