18 Celebrity Couples Who Broke Up Before Getting Back Together For Good
Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson
These two were going full-steam ahead until they suddenly split in 2011. The two stayed broken up for three years before they eventually reunited! Nicole admits that there were times she hated Michael but that their time apart allowed them to appreciate each other again. They both knew that if they had tried to get married and start a family when they were together the first time around, it would have ended in divorce. But the many years apart allowed them to remember what they loved about each other and learn who they were on their own. Sometimes relationship breaks work, Y’all!