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Elon Musk told first wife at their wedding: ‘I’m the alpha’

Elon Musk told first wife at their wedding: 'I'm the alpha'

Elon Musk told his first wife as they danced at their wedding that he was “the alpha in this relationship,” according to a 2010 article that has attracted renewed interest since learning that the Tesla boss had paid $250,000 in unlimited money to settle sexual misconduct. claims.

Justin Musk wrote about her 2008 divorce from Musk in an article by Marie Claire titled I Was A Newbie Wife.

In the article, the Canadian writer, who is a mother of five of Musk’s children, writes that she has become the tech mogul’s “Truck Wife.”

Elon Musk's first wife wrote that her then-husband told her at their wedding: "I am the alpha in this relationship."
Elon Musk’s first wife wrote that her then-husband told her at their wedding, “I’m the alpha in this relationship.”
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During their first dance at the wedding, Justin Musk wrote that her husband whispered to her, “I’m the alpha in this relationship.”

“I shrugged it off, just as I later ignored signing a post-nuptial agreement, but over time, I learned it was serious,” Justin Musk wrote.

A 2010 article in Marie Claire by Justin Musk, a Canadian author and mother of Elon Musk's five children, has sparked renewed interest in recent days.
A 2010 article in Marie Claire by Justin Musk, a Canadian author and mother of five Elon Musk’s children, has sparked renewed interest in recent days.
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“He was brought up in the male-dominated culture of South Africa, and the will to compete and control that made him successful in business didn’t magically break off when he returned home.”

Justin Musk first met Elon Musk when they were undergraduates at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

In January 2000, they married after moving to Silicon Valley, where Elon Musk became a millionaire after selling online startup Zip2 for $20 million.

Justin Musk wrote an article calling herself Elon Musk "Novice wife."
Justin Musk has written an article calling herself Elon Musk’s “Starting Wife”.
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Justin Musk wrote that “the massive economic imbalance between us meant that in the months following our wedding, a certain dynamic began to take hold.”

“Elon’s judgment broke my chest, and he was constantly commenting on the ways he found me missing out,” wrote Justin Musk.

“I am your wife,” I told him repeatedly, “I am not your employee.”

Shortly after Musk divorced his first wife, he married British actress Tallulah Riley.
Shortly after Musk divorced his first wife, he married British actress Tallulah Riley.
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According to Justin Musk, Elon replied, “If you were my employee, I would fire you.”

The couple welcomed their first son, Nevada Alexander Musk, in 2002, but lost him to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) at 10 weeks old.

The couple went on to have a set of twins – Griffin and Xavier Musk – in 2004 and a set of triplets – Kai, Saxon and Damian Musk – in 2006, a total of five children.

Elon Musk has been divorced twice from Talulah Riley.  In late 2016, he started dating Amber Heard.
Elon Musk has been divorced twice from Talulah Riley. In late 2016, he started dating Amber Heard.
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Six weeks after he filed for divorce from Justin Musk, Elon Musk is engaged to British actress Talulah Riley. The two would go on to marry in 2010.

The couple had a rough patch in 2014 when they first separated at Elon’s request. The couple reconciled and married again 18 months later, only for Riley to file for divorce in 2016.

Later that same year, Elon Musk began dating Amber Heard shortly after divorcing “Aquaman” actress Johnny Depp.

Unfortunately, she and Musk separated after only a year due to their intense schedule.

Musk went on to tell Rolling Stone in November 2017 that the breakup was very difficult for him, adding that he “was really in love, and it was really painful.”

Musk began dating musician Grimes in April 2018, one month before the pair made their red carpet debut at the Met Gala.

Musk and Canadian musician Grimes, his ex-girlfriend, who has branched out again, are raising two young children.
Musk and his ex-girlfriend Grimes, a Canadian musician, are raising their son and daughter.
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Grimes and Elon welcomed son X Æ A-12 in May 2020, and participated in a Twitter discussion about pronouncing the name while the singer recovered from childbirth.

After three years together, the couple separated, with Musk confirming via social media that he and the Canadian singer are “semi-separated” but remain on good terms and continue to look after their one-year-old son.

“We’re almost separated but we still love each other, we see each other frequently and are in good shape,” Musk told us.

In a Vanity Fair cover story that came out in March 2022, Grimes confirmed the pair are back together following rumors that he was dating Australian actress Natasha Bassett. She also revealed that she secretly welcomed a second child, a baby girl named Exa Dark Sideræl Musk, via a surrogate in December 2021.

Hours after the story was published, she revealed that they broke up again.

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