"It was a crazy time," she told "I learned so much in the four years I worked with her, that when she did pass away I remember thinking, 'Wow, everything that we talked about and discussed, it's allowed me to be really peaceful about it all.'" Aniston still meditates on a regular basis.Both parties have to be on the same page for a relationship to function, and this just wasn't the case with Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt.Meanwhile, Aniston supposedly wanted to focus on her career and put off pregnancy as long as possible. "A man divorcing would never be accused of choosing career over children," she told "The objectification and scrutiny we put women through is absurd and disturbing.
When it comes to coping with a relationship gone wrong, Aniston admits that "there are stages of grief" that one must go through to heal. It cracks you open, in a way — cracks you open to feeling," she told in 2005.
"When you try to avoid the pain, it creates greater pain.
Sources close to Aniston at the time told that while she wasn't naive about Pitt and Jolie's closeness, she didn't think there was anything more than a deep friendship or emotional attachment.
"The world was shocked, and I was shocked," Aniston said.
"…The sheer amount of resources being spent right now by press trying to simply uncover whether or not I am pregnant [points] to the perpetuation of this notion that women are somehow incomplete, unsuccessful, or unhappy if they're not married with children." Aniston was clearly over it, and wanted to make it completely clear that who she is as a woman and actor is far more than the narrow scope through which women are viewed in a highly misogynistic society.
"Yes, I may become a mother some day," she said, "…But I'm not in pursuit of motherhood because I feel incomplete in some way, as our celebrity news culture would lead us all to believe." She'll forever be associated with Brad Pitt, but Jennifer Aniston has been romantically linked to a number of other Hollywood stars over the years. Fw-300 #ya-qn-sort h2 /* Breadcrumb */ #ya-question-breadcrumb #ya-question-breadcrumb i #ya-question-breadcrumb a #bc .ya-q-full-text, .ya-q-text #ya-question-detail h1 html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-text html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] #ya-question-detail h1, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] #ya-question-detail h1 /* Trending Now */ /* Center Rail */ #ya-center-rail .profile-banner-default .ya-ba-title #Stencil . Bgc-lgr .tupwrap .comment-text /* Right Rail */ #Stencil . Fw-300 .qstn-title #ya-trending-questions-show-more, #ya-related-questions-show-more #ya-trending-questions-more, #ya-related-questions-more /* DMROS */ .The two married in a lavish Malibu ceremony in 2000, cementing their status as Hollywood's hottest new power couple.As we all know, Aniston wound up handing her crown over to Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie, who took her man and usurped her as the unofficial queen of Tinseltown.I'm a human being, having a human experience in front of the world. I try really hard to rise above it." Try as she might, the actress admitted that she would still throw the odd "pity party" after she and Pitt split.