Katy Perry explains why she was "anxious" at the thought of becoming a mother

June 02, 2021

Katy Perry talks about her initial hesitation to become a mother and explains how this decision has changed her for the better.
The journey to motherhood was not easy for Katy Perry.

The 36-year-old singer is photographed for the new issue of the American edition of "L'Officiel" for the summer of 2021 and in the interview she gives to the magazine she reveals that in the past she was hesitant at the thought of becoming a mother, but everything changed when 9 was born. Daisy Dove months old daughter.

"I was anxious to become a mother," admitted Katy Perry, who, according to the magazine, made a "therapeutic journey" to find out why she had this uncertainty about motherhood and reached her source.

"It simply came to my notice then. "Now I realize it," said the American Idol judge. "It simply came to our notice then. Every day I say: “When will we be able to take a walk? When will we be able to swim? ” "For 12 years there was none of these little things," he explained.

"It was amazing to live intensely, but sometimes it's nice to throw the ball on the grass and see your daughter laughing at the simple joy of the dog coming and bringing her back," he described.

But now Katy Perry has a very different life than she did before welcoming Daisy Dove in August 2020 and is already accustomed to the positives.

"Now I have this huge responsibility to take care of such an incredible gift. It makes you quite vulnerable and reminds you of your own childhood at which you would probably like to do different things. "I want to do it differently," he stressed.

Katy Perry also told "L'Officiel" that since she became a mother, she enjoys the unconditional love she feels for her little girl, which she acquired together with her fiancé Orlando Bloom.

"As an artist, I always rely on the love, acceptance and validation of the outside world and this can eventually be lost from time to time. "When you have a child, you have someone who looks after you and knows nothing about your CV, knows nothing about your bank account, knows nothing, does not care and just loves you," he said.

"Unconditional love. "I think that's what I was looking for," added Katy Perry.