On Instagram’s Woman Crush Wednesday, Dwyane Wade had his lady on his mind. His wife-to-be, Gabrielle Union, was featured on his page and he shouted her out with some sentimental words, acknowledging that his “lovechild” almost cost him their relationship. The Miami Heat All-Star, 32, wrote this note to Union, 42.
“My #WCW my #beautifulblackqueen… My Life mistakes gave me you and my life mistakes almost made me lose you but your love has conquered all and I hope to spend the rest of my life with you…”
Wade and Union are engaged. He revealed earlier this year that he had a newborn son, Xavier Zechariah, on November 10 last year. At a Miami Heat press conference in December, Wade confirmed the birth.
“I had a time, a part in our break, in our pain and our hurt, a blessing came out of it in my life, having a son that was born healthy,” Wade said. “So I’m moving on.”
The author of the book Father First: How My Life Became Bigger than Basketball which detailed his contentious divorce from high school sweetheart Siobvaughn Funches and his subsequently winning primary custody or their two sons, Zaire and Zion, said also that: