Watch Angela Rye Get Real About Choosing To Freeze Her Eggs

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 21:  Angela Rye arrived at the 2017 BET Awards "PRE" at The London West Hollywood on June 21, 2017 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Leon Bennett/WireImage)

Watch Angela Rye Get Real About Choosing To Freeze Her Eggs

"I don’t want to foreclose on an option.”

Published February 7th

After initially being scared about freezing her eggs, Attorney and political analyst, Angela Rye revealing in a recent interview with The Real that has taking the steps she needed to secure her future as a mommy, and that she definitely didn't want to, "foreclose on an option."

The 38-year-old successful host of BET's News Special: Angela Rye's State Of The Union, shared with the ladies that she decided to go forward with the freezing of her eggs:

“I’m 38, I’m old, just don’t let the silky hair fool you. So, 38, it was just time. It was a process I looked into when I was 35 and I got scared because my egg reserve number was low… And so they were telling me that I’d have to go through multiple cycles which was expensive and I just got scared. And so now I’m like, ‘Uhhh… what do I have to lose?’ You know. So I really wanted to go and do that.”

She then shared how it was a scary experience:

“I recorded a lot of the footage, and I’m hoping that I’ll use it to inspire women because it was scary – I hate needles, so I had somebody come do the shots —  I was like, ‘Somebody’s going to have to come do this for me!’ But it was a really emotional experience, I didn’t cry a lot, but I felt so connected with my body, trying to create an environment where there weren’t going to be stressed out eggs. Somebody that’s like a big sister to me was like, ‘Don’t have stressed out eggs!’”

When asked if she was ready to have babies:

"You know, Loni, as I get older, I’m a little more nervous about that! I have six godkids…But I definitely want the option, I don’t want to foreclose on an option.”

Smart move. We are wishing Angela Rye the best at whatever she chooses!

Written by Tweety Elitou

(Photo: Leon Bennett/WireImage)

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