From our friends at Babycenter!
With their 20th wedding anniversary coming up next year, Celine Dion and René Angélil’s relationship has stood the test of time. The singer admits, though, that their 26-year age difference was a big obstacle to overcome – particularly for her mother! Celine met René in 1980, when he was 38 and she was only 12. Though he started out as her manager, their relationship eventually turned personal.
“So maybe at 17, 18 years old, my feelings started to change for him. I kind of saw him differently. Make a long story short, [my mom] saw it coming too because she’s a mom — mom knows best.”
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