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Kevin Costner And His Wife Christine Have One Of The Most Unique Love Stories Despite A 20-Year Age Gap

Date August 13, 2019 16:58

Kevin Costner made an oath to never marry again after the devastating divorce from Cindy Silva, and it took him donkey's years to believe in love again. The painful split took a toll on the actor's life and he feared to get hitched to his now-wife, Christine Baumgartner.

When I met Christine, I wasn't prepared to be in love again. It took me a long time before I said 'I love you' to her.

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Kevin Costner and wife of 15 years, Christine Baumgartner, have the most unique love story despite the 20-year age gap.

Kevin met Christine briefly after his divorce in 1994 while golfing, but didn’t begin dating her until they met again at a restaurant in 1998. They were seeing each other until 2002 when they called it quits.

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Costner admitted his sweetheart wanted to have children, but the actor-producer wasn't ready to have more kids as he was already the father-of-four.

She said, 'I’m going to wait for you, but not long. When you come to your senses, come back to me. And I did.

In September 2004, the couple said 'I do' in a romantic ceremony at Kevin's 165-acre ranch outside Aspen, Colorado.

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After three years of marriage, the Hollywood actor and handbag designer had three children together — sons Cayden and Hayes, and daughter Grace.

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The 64-year-old told Parade what makes his amazing marriage work, and his secret to it should be the top priority for all couples. He revealed:

Maybe, it's the ability to say you're sorry. I know that sounds so simple. If you're willing to tell somebody that you love them, are you also willing to tell you're sorry? You need to, even when you think you're in the right.

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Kevin Costner concluded that nothing is more important in his life than his wife and children.