On Monday, the 25-year-old shared an explanation on her Instagram Story, asking her devotees for privacy as the family navigates this "challenging" time.
"By now many of you have heard the news that my parents are separating,” she began the post. “It’s been a challenging stretch of time for our whole family.”
She continued, “I’m still learning how to best support my own process and emotions as well as family members at this time, and am grateful for the space to do so. I won’t personally comment further on anything around the separation, but please know that your kind words and support mean the world to me.”
"Much thanks to you for understanding our longing for privacy while we explore the following periods of our lives," she finished up.
On Monday, Bill and Melinda announced they were divorcing following 27 years of marriage.
"After a lot of thought and a great deal of work on our relationship, we have settled on the choice to end our marriage. In the course of the most recent 27 years, we have brought up three mind boggling kids and assembled an establishment that works everywhere on the world to empower all individuals to lead healthy, productive lives," they said in a joint explanation.
"We keep on sharing a confidence around there and will proceed with our work together at the establishment, yet we presently don't really accept that we can develop all together in this next period of our lives.
"We request space and privacy for our family as we explore this new life," they deduced in the proclamation.
The billionaire Microsoft prime supporter, 65, and the altruist and previous senior supervisor at Microsoft, 56, wedded on the Hawaiian island of Lanai on Jan. 1, 1994.
Notwithstanding Jennifer, Bill and Melinda likewise have a child Rory, 21, and a daughter Phoebe, 18.
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More