Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart arrive at the premiere of Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" at Nokia Theatre L. Live on November 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California."I wasn't hiding anything," the Café Society actress, 26, told the newspaper for a story published on Sunday, March 5.
"I didn't talk about my first relationships that went public because I wanted things that are mine to be mine.
It was an opportunity to surrender a bit of what was mine, to make even one other person feel good about themselves”, she commented.
However, she did shed some light on her relationship with R. “When I was dating Rob, the public was the enemy and that is no way to live.
"When I was dating Rob, the public was the enemy—and that is no way to live.
It wasn't this grand statement, 'I was so confused! ' I have not been struggling."As for why she decided to come out publicly, she says, "It just seemed important, and topical."While many fans turned on Stewart after her breakup with Pattinson, she doesn't regret her time spent with the 30-year-old actor—or the film franchise that made them internationally known movie stars.
While many fans were upset with Stewart for cheating on Pattinson, she doesn't regret their years together, nor the Twilight movies that sent them both into superstardom.
The Remember Me actor, meanwhile, is engaged to singer FKA Twigs.
"Considering I had so many eyes on me, I suddenly realized [my private life] affects a greater number of people than just me," she explains.
"It was an opportunity to surrender a bit of what was mine, to make even one other person feel good about themselves." As for her screen time with Pattinson, Stewart says she understands why not everyone would like theblowup as being generally traumatic,” she notes.
"If it didn't seem like a relevant topic, like something that needed help, I would have kept my life private forever.
But then I can't walk outside holding somebody's hand, as I'm followed everywhere," she says.
But considering I had so many eyes on me, I suddenly realized [my private life] affects a greater number of people than just me.