It took 65 years for Bruce Jenner to finally make the changes that will allow him to live freely as a woman. Now, one of his first romantic partners is speaking out about whether there were any early signs of his secret desire.
"I would have never though that in a million years thought he would transition," Jenner's high school sweetheart Michelle Rosenthal told Inside Edition's Megan Alexander.
"When it came out in the paper that he was thinking of this, I think everyone was really shocked," she said.
When discussing the prom that she attended with the 65-year-old former Olympiad, Rosenthal revealed, "We danced close, we did kiss. He seemed to ."
However, that joy quickly turned to pain, she said, when she noticed a difference in his personality while watching him on Keeping up with the Kardashians.
"The Bruce I remember was happy go lucky," she said. "Nice guy, friendly with everybody, popular. The few times I've seen him on the TV show, he just doesn't look happy."
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"I hope he figures out what it is that he would like in his life, and I hope he finds happiness."
For Inside Edition's full report, tune in on Thursday, April 23. Check local listings for stations and times at www.insideedition.com.
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