Alabama governor’s life, marriage crumbled because he sent emojis meant for his mistress to his wife
Today on GQ.com is a feature article on the broken marriage and political career of Alabama Governor Robert Bentley, who is embroiled in an impeachment due to an affair he carried out with his one-time closest advisor Rebekah Caldwell Mason.
In 2014, when he was still married to his now-ex wife Dianne, Alabama governor Robert Bentley was…Read more
Written by Jason Zengerle, the story recounts the tale of Bentley and Mason’s affair, culminating in Bentley’s wife, Dianne, attempting to catch Bentley redhanded by pressing record on her iPhone’s voice memo app before she left their vacation home to go on a walk…
Occasionally, Dianne’s phone would buzz with text messages from her husband containing a red-rose emoji—messages so unexpected and out of character for the governor that she wondered if they were intended for someone else.