The queen of television tells of the long process to obtain the adoption of Gabriel
In the episode of You begin to tell aired in rerun last night on Rai3, Maria De Filippi he also talked about the relationship with Gabriele Costanzo, the son adopted with her husband Maurizio in the early 2000s.
“Maurizio already had two grown children. And I chose Gabriele. It was something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. I think it’s a choice and I made it not because I couldn’t do otherwise, but because I wanted to. It was the best thing that could have happened to me. He was 10 years old and I was never afraid “ – said the queen of Italian television.
The examination of the social workers it was the hardest thing to overcome in her opinion. “You find it hard to accept being examined, because it was no longer him, but the social worker who examined you” – he said. “After ten days, the social worker comes to ask him questions and you can’t attend, you’re in the other room and fry, because you can’t tell him earlier.”
As for the relationship between her and her son, Maria admits to being a very strict mother. “I am very strict with him, at times as much as my mother and I was sorry because at times I thought she was too severe, but with him I did the same “. Despite everything she is very attached to Gabriele as he is with her. Today at the age of 28 Gabriele apparently collaborates with the editorial staff of Men and Women. It is also within the Charm, the production agency created by Maria De Filippi and Maurizio Costanzo for the broadcasting of its programs.
Lately Gabriele he was also engaged to a young girl Francesca Quattrini but apparently their story faded a few days ago. To announce it the same Maria De Filippi to the weekly Today.
“He is single again. As with many kids, the lockdown was fatal. Forced coexistence has blown many balances. I was afraid he would come back to live with us. The fact that he is left to live alone indicates maturity. It took a good beating, but now I see it well” – conclude.