LOS ANGELES – Lots of rumours and speculations were buzzing around abou the reason behind the separation betweenand .
According to Los Angeles Times; the former Governor of California disclosed in a statement that the real reason behind the split was his confession about the fact that he fathered a child with a household staffer.
In his statement Schwarzenegger admitted that he told his wife about the incident, happened almost 10 years back, after leaving the governor’s office.
“There are no excuses and I take full responsibility for the hurt I have caused. I have apologized to Maria, my children and my family. I am truly sorry.” He further stated.
The details about the staff, with whom Schwarzenegger fathered a child, are still behind the curtains.
This is the first time, since their official announcement about the separation, anyone from the split couple has come forward to talk about the reasons behind this bitter decision after a long companionship of 25 years.
Maria Shriver is yet to respond in public about the open admission of her husband.