He recalled in an interview with the new issue of the Hollywood Reporter: “That was a good first date”. It’s like, ‘Yeah, we’re going to be parents, yeah.’ And all of a sudden you go: ‘Holy shit. But she handled it like a champ. There was an assumption that we didn’t want them.
“[Afterwards] we spent Christmas together in Cabo San Lucas”. Then we’re left to guess what sort of bawdy middle of night missives the pair send each other for giggles. Amal loves giraffes; they’re her favourite animal.
On April 28, 2014, Amal and George had dinner at his home in Studio City, California, and every hopeless romantic’s fantasy proposal unfolded. ” There is a place called the Giraffe Manor, where these animals pass the head through the window and you kiss“, says George Clooney. “That made me laugh”.
“I shot the lights out that day”, Clooney said. “A little bit. Not Scaramucci-racy, but. you know, I have over the years with my friends said a lot of really [outrageous things]”. I had a playlist with my Rosemary songs on it and I was waiting for this song, ‘Why Shouldn’t I?’ ‘Why shouldn’t I take a chance when romance passes by?
He added: “But I’m a very good diaper guy, which I didn’t know I would be”. Amal stared at the ring (for about “20 minutes”) and the rest is history. “Amal will be on the chain and she’ll be upstairs and I’ll hear her scream, ‘No!’ because it’s just foul, and you think, ‘Well, that would probably not be great if it came out'”.
Since the Clooneys welcomed their twins, Ella and Alexander, in June, George has done most of the talking when it comes to giving updates on the family.