People.com is reporting that Ricky Martin told Oprah Winfrey during their exclusive interview that he "just started crying like a little baby" after he sent the email announcing to the world that he was gay. Martin's interview with the talk show queen airs tomorrow, November 2nd.
"I couldn't take it anymore. It was too painful," Martin said of being in the closet. "Before I decided to become a father, I already accepted who I was and I was happy with who I was. Then, when I was I was holding my children, I said, 'Ok, it's time to tell the world.' "
For an exclusive excerpt from Ricky Martin's new memoir, Me, pick up the December/January issue of Latina magazine, on sale November 16.