"I can't answer that question right now, 'cause you never know what the future holds," she explained. Brown issued a statement to MTV News prior to Rihanna's interview wishing her the best."I do appreciate her support and wish her the best," he said.
"Accept the responsibility and find a way to not feel sorry for himself." Both artists seem poised to move past the dark moment in their lives.
in its November 2015 cover story about her past with Chris Brown, and why she got back together with the singer after he brutally assaulted her back in 2009. "That girl who felt that as much pain as this relationship is, maybe some people are built stronger than others. You want the best for them, but if you remind them of their failures, or if you remind them of bad moments in their life, or even if you say I’m willing to put up with something, they think less of you — because they know you don’t deserve what they’re going to give." The two even collaborated together on multiple tracks, including "Put It Up." Meanwhile, Rihanna was aware of the public's reaction to their brief reunion from late 2012 to the summer of 2013 — and the state of her heart.
The singer said her father even broke her mother's nose.
Rihanna painted the picture of her and Brown's early days together as filled with happiness.
"It escalated into him being violent toward me, and it was ugly," she said, clearing her throat. She said she wanted to protect Brown, as fans were turning against him. She said she didn't, but she actually resented him.
Rihanna confirmed to Sawyer information previously detailed in the police report. She said she was also choked, but not to the point of near unconsciousness, although she said she did have trouble breathing. But Rihanna was conflicted even as she attempted to reassure Brown. According to her, this was the point where she realized she had to end their relationship. Michelle Callahan told MTV News it's important for victims to get to the point where they must recognize it's time to leave.She said the "Forever" singer was her best friend but cautioned that falling in love with your best friend can be "scary." "The more in love we became, the more dangerous we became for each other, equally as dangerous," she said, describing their relationship as an obsession.She said on the night Brown assaulted her, she was happy and alcohol did not play a part in influencing his or her behavior. It definitely wasn't those eyes." "It was ugly," she said. Finally, Rihanna said, her screams prompted a to call the police. But you know, you realize after a while that in that situation you’re the enemy."It's not a subject to sweep under the rug, so I can't just dismiss it like it wasn't anything, or I don't take it seriously," she reflected. You would not even believe it," she joked of the constant rumors surrounding her love life.I would wake up the next day feeling like s–t," she shared.