Gloria Estefan's Daughter Emily Says Mom Told Her Not Come Out to Grandmother as She Might Die https://t.co/UtvId7azB2— People (@people) October 16, 2020
-Gloria Estefan, her daughter Emily and niece Lily are getting together for "Red Table talk:The Estefan's".
-Emily Estefan tells the time she says mom Gloria told her not to come out to her elderly grandmother . Emily:""I was like,'Hey,I'm in love with this girl'. "The fist thing you said was,'If you tell your grandma and she dies,her blood is on your hands'."I wasn't ready for that,so that's where my hurt started.I'm never going to forget that". Emily says she later understood her mother was coming from a place of love and affection.
-Gloria explains at the table"I was trying to protect both my ailing mother from any shock that may affect her health, and Emily from anything that could harm their relationship". Gloria regrets her decision.Gloria's mother died in 2017 at 88 years old.
-The Estefan's say they went to therapy to prepare for the series and family friend Rosie O'Donnell and Michelle Rodriguez stop by. The full episode is below.