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"I think it can create issues with two people in this industry because there's so much noise that goes along with it." That's certainly a good point to raise.Hollywood relationships are so tough to maintain as it is—if you're young and inexperienced with the stress of everyday adult life, the odds are stacked against the success of your relationship. It was an excellent opportunity for me to really find out what it means to be a partner and to be in a marriage and it's not anything that I thought it was." Seems like the Legally Blonde actress thinks back on her first marriage as a life lesson.
Their troubles may also have been fueled by Phillippe's lifelong battle with depression.Witherspoon echoed her ex-husband's statements in an interview with UK Elle Magazine (via ), "I was so, so young. That's a healthy way to look at it—especially since the pair had two children together during their seven-year marriage. With tabloids crafting new rumors everyday, it can be hard to navigate the ins and outs of the industry without losing your marbles every once in a while.While Witherspoon and Phillippe never seemed to be too affected by paparazzi or nosy fans, their publicity appears to have taken a toll on them. It's really hard to pick yourself up every day." Hearing negative gossip about yourself, your work, and your family on the regular must tear a person down, which certainly doesn't do any wonders for a relationship."You know, depression has been a huge obstacle for me ever since I was a child," he shared."As you get older I think it decreases some, but I'm just innately kind of a sad person.Regardless of the rumors about torrid affairs and public arguments, we'd say that the ultimate reason for Witherspoon and Phillippe's divorce is how young they were when they tied the knot.
In a 2015 appearance on Larry King Now, Phillippe credited their age as a major factor in their divorce. When we got together we were so young," Phillippe explained to the talk show host.
In 2002, Witherspoon shared her opinion on counseling with ) saying, "I don't think there should be a social stigma attached to having therapy.
It's self improvement." While, ultimately, therapy wasn't enough to save their marriage, the pair should be proud of the steps they took to try to maintain their relationship.
According to multiple sources, Phillippe couldn't resist the allure of other women and openly flirted with them at parties and Hollywood events.
) that a supposed friend of Phillippe said he "once spotted [Phillippe] at a party with some guy friends, and they were flirting with girls all night.
While we don't know the details of the role depression played in his relationship with Witherspoon, it's safe to say that the actor's struggled with it for a long time.