Melinda Gates opens up about 'unbelievably painful' divorce from Bill

Melinda French Gates and Bill Gates Announced their Sepration

They were married for nearly three decades, and their divorce was finalized in August 2021.

They have three children are Jennifer, 25. Rory, 23, and Phoebe, 19.

She mentioned that her main concern during the difficult time was protecting their children

"My main concern, of course, was trying to protect my kids through it. And we got to the other side," she said.

She discussed her disapproval of her ex-husband's meetings with Jeffrey Epstein

she opened up about her marriage and divorce in an interview with Gayle Knight on the "CBS This Morning" show. 

Talking about the difficulties she faced working with her ex-husband