Posted: 2:55 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6, 2014
Monday marked Robin Roberts return to ABC’s Good Morning America for the first time since announcing she’s a gay and has been in a 10 year relationship with a woman.
At the start of the broadcast she mentioned that “it wasn’t exactly breaking news for friends, family and others.”
She later discussed her holiday break where she attended a niece’s wedding and shared a photo from the event including her girlfriend Amber Laign. She later mentioned that they vacationed in the Caribbean. Then the addressed the issue at hand.
“I have never been happier and healthier than I am right now” she said to applause from her fellow hosts and floor crew.
”My year end post was just full of gratitude and telling everyone all that I’m grateful for, including my girlfriend Amber who really loved me through a very difficult year and I’m very happy for the support.”