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UPDATED: Rachel Uchitel Talks About Her Fiance Who Died In 9/11

UPDATE: Rachel Uchitel has said that she was “grossly misquoted” and is considering legal action against the NY Post for misconstruing the words below. Read more after the jump.

“I believe Andy was meant to die because he was too good … I’m almost happy it ended the way it did because I’ve learned so many lessons from him. It would have been tragic if we got into fights and then divorced … [If he had lived], I would be a fat housewife with three kids in Sands Point, Long Island.”

Rachel Uchitel, who you know best as the VIP hostess believed to be one of Tiger Woods‘ many lovers, talks to Page Six Magazine about James Andrew O’Grady, her investment banker fiance who was killed in 9/11. Now, I know everyone handles grief and the process of moving on very differently, but still, these quotes strike me as pretty odd. I mean, yes, it would had been sad if their romance turned south, but somehow it seems more tragic that he was killed in the prime of his life? The full interview comes out on Thursday, so we shall withhold judgment until then. [NY Post]
UPDATE: Rachel’s response to seeing this quote in print? “I was grossly misquoted. Losing Andy was the worst thing that ever happened to me,” she said. “I loved him more than anyone. I wish I could be so lucky as to say I was his wife, living on Long Island with three kids. That would have been a wonderful life … I really hope this gets cleared up so people won’t believe what the Post printed. It’s evil and it’s awful and it’s disgusting. The Post clearly wants people to hate me.” We’ll have to wait and see their response to this. [NY Daily News]

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