Bruce Willis Was on a Date With Another Woman When He First Approached Demi Moore

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Actor Demi Moore detailed how her ex-husband, Bruce Willis, requested her on a date in her memoir, Inside Out

Moore and Willis met within the late 1980s and had an on the spot connection. Four months after their preliminary date, the pair tied the knot in a Las Vegas ceremony. The couple would go on to have three youngsters together- Rumer, Tallulah, and Scout. Willis and Moore finalized their divorce in 2000. 

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Demi Moore remembered being ‘stunned’ that Bruce Willis was on a date with one other lady the evening they met

Moore launched Inside Out in September 2019. The memoir follows the actor’s childhood and the way she rose to fame with movies like St. Elmo’s Fire and Ghost within the 1980s and 1990s. In the ebook, Moore additionally discusses her three marriages. She married musician Freddy Moore from 1980-1985 and met Willis two years after their divorce. At the time, the Die Hard star was a bartender, and Moore entered the bar together with her ex-fiance, Emilio Estevez. Moore recalled Estevez telling her that Willis was making an attempt to seize her consideration all through the evening.

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Moore stated she quickly realized her future husband had another person ready on the bar, per Entertainment Tonight.

“Bruce — who’d been a bartender in New York City before he became a television star — was showing off behind the bar that night, tossing the cocktail shaker in the air, the kind of thing that seemed cool in 1987 but sounds cringeworthy now, and Emilio had a point: Bruce was looking at me a lot as he went through his bar moves,” Moore writes. “He was so attentive as the evening progressed, I was stunned to find out later that he’d actually been on a date that night with another woman.”

Bruce Willis requested Demi Moore out on a date once they first met, regardless of being with another person

Willis requested Moore out the identical evening they met. the actor determined to method her anyway. Although he was on a date on the time, Moore recalled that Willis had an intriguing method of guaranteeing they saved involved. 

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According to Moore, Willis approached her like a “real gentleman,” which prompted her to say sure to a date with him. 

“When I said it was time for me to go home, he offered to walk me to my car,” Moore remembers. “He was so eager about it — like a little boy who didn’t want to miss the ice-cream truck. When he asked for my number, I felt a wave of schoolgirl flutters. ‘Do you have a pen?’ He checked his pockets and came up empty. ‘Don’t leave!’ he said and went skittering off to get one. Then he wrote it on his arm — a sight I’d see a million times over the years; Bruce was always writing things on his arm. But that first time, I noticed that his hands were shaking. He was so vulnerable in that moment: all of the bravado was gone.”

Demi Moore says Bruce Willis noticed her as an ‘angel savior’ throughout their relationship

After he wrote down her quantity on his arm, Willis and Moore had their first date the following day. Willis accompanied Moore on a visit to go to her aunt, which might begin their 12-year romance. In November 1987, after 4 months of courting, Willis and Moore exchanged vows at  Golden Nugget on line casino in Las Vegas. Moore stated Willis offered her with a love she by no means skilled earlier than, which made her determination to construct a life with him simple. 

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“It’s hard not to feel good when someone showers you with that much attention,” Moore explains in her memoir. “I think Bruce saw me as some kind of angelic savior when we first met, maybe partly because I was sober and not a party girl. Bruce insisted that he thought everything about me was beautiful: he wrapped my fear and anxiety in his love.”

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