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Jeffrey Epstein gave Bill Gates advice on how to end a “toxic” marriage, sources say.
Photo Illustrated by The Daily Beast Getty Bachelor sex offender Jeffrey Epstein ends his marriage to Bill Gates after Microsoft co-founder complains about Melinda during a series of meetings at Money Manager’s mansion I advised you. Gates used Epstein’s $ 77 million rally in New York Townhouse as an escape from what he said was a “toxic” marriage. Epstein started in 2011 and has been held dozens of times, mainly at the homes of financial firm Manhattan, until 2014. This is significantly higher than previously reported. Their conversation took place years before Bill and Melinda Gates announced that they would split this month, and Gates was convicted of recruiting minors for prostitution in 2008 and mediated to Epstein. With the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, who urged him to restore his image in and discussed Epstein’s involvement. People familiar with the matter said Gates found freedom in Epstein’s hideout. There he met a boldly named alternation cast to discuss secular issues during the joke and gossip rounds. It is a “men’s club”. An irritating atmosphere for Melinda. “[It’s] It’s not an exaggeration. Going to Jeffreys was a rest from his marriage. One of the people who attended several meetings added that Epstein and Gates were “very close,” and the Bill Gates representative told The Daily Beast: Meetings with Epstein and others about philanthropy, including who attended, are inaccurate. Similarly, the allegation that Gates spoke in a derogatory way about his marriage and Melinda is false. A spokeswoman disputed the number of times Epstein and Gates met, saying that the two men had never discussed Epstein’s involvement in the Foundation. Bill didn’t complain about his marriage to Melinda or Epstein. Melinda’s representative did not respond to a request for comment on this report. As the Daily Beast exclusively reported, Melinda Gates was furious at Bill’s relationship with Epstein and was postponed by a creepy financier after meeting him in September 2013. The couple received an award at a hotel in New York City. Melinda’s anger eventually led to the end of the friendship between Bill and Epstein, as those familiar with the matter said. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that Melinda Gates consulted with a divorce lawyer in October 2019 when it was publicly revealed that Bill had met Epstein. Melinda Gates warned Bill about Jeffrey Epstein. On May 3, the powerful couple announced that they would end their 27-year marriage. We no longer believe that we can grow together as a couple in this next stage of our lives. As we begin our next life, we seek space and privacy for our families. In a petition for divorce, Melinda said her marriage was “irreparably broken,” indicating that the couple had settled on a plan to split their vast assets outside the courtroom. Marriage “finished for a while” and “loveless” while people describe Epstein as the “painful place” of a marital relationship. But Epstein was not the only issue for the couple. The New York Times reported on Sunday that Gates had advanced a woman who worked for Microsoft and his foundation while he was married to Melinda. The journal follows its own report, saying that Gates resigned from Microsoft’s board of directors in 2020 during a previous internal investigation into alleged sexual relations with company engineers in late 2019. I made it clear. A Gates spokeswoman told the journal that his resignation from the board had nothing to do with the relationship. ) People near Bill Gates told The Daily Beast that the deterioration of their relationship could be seen in Bill and Melinda’s body. language. “Being around them was like arriving at the summit,” added one of Bill’s friends. “It wasn’t like arriving at dinner with a couple. Something; it was like two heads of state,” a friend added. “That’s why Epstein may have been a factor. [in their split]But was that a factor? A friend said the couple’s tightly controlled presence, as it replaced the more normal life and dignity that billionaire philanthropists enjoyed when they were young. “Bill isn’t much more comfortable going out into the world,” he said. “For Bill, it was very rare for him to be allowed to do normal things. I think he was really anxious.” For Bill, such “normal” things are Epstein. It included having dinner at Epstein’s house and meeting new people. A choreographed schedule of events where he sits at the headtable with the most prominent guests. “Bill was embarrassed by the attention that his aides would have brought,” he said. “His aides were safe, and he never looked comfortable with it. The federal government found at Jeffrey Epstein’s Manhattan Mansion Gates visited Epstein,” said Gates. I enjoy having fun and basically discussing with people. ” , And he can be a really brutal person to argue. “There’s nothing better than getting together to discuss and lecture people and tell everyone what they’re doing with polio vaccine. He’s not the other person I’ve ever met. Unlike, he has the ability to lecture at people’s tables without stopping for an hour, yet he was surprised at the announcement of the couple’s divorce earlier this month. “I thought they would have miserable each other for the rest of their lives.” .. A former Gates Foundation employee told The Daily Beast that Gates wanted to receive some of the good grace of Epstein’s professional ties. “In my understanding, he wasn’t dating Epstein to get a woman,” the employee said. “If someone says,’I don’t think you should hang out. [Epstein]A former employee said Bill and Melinda were far apart more than a decade ago and seemed to live separate lives. “This has been going on for a long time,” sources said, adding that Melinda was “bitter” and “he didn’t have it.” “Their body language when they came together was like Melania and Donald .:” Don’t hold my hand, get on the other side of the table, “what the person said. He mentioned a report from a former first lady who was believed to have been withdrawing from President Trump in public for years. Called a divorce lawyer in 2019 after Melinda Gates Epstein’s report: According to a former WSJA employee, Melinda has a tip on her shoulder because “no one thought she was equal to Bill.” Her work did not attract the attention of the media. “It really frustrated her that people were more interested in Bill,” they said. Another former employee told The Daily Beast that Epstein was still a topic of conversation between staff in 2017 because of Gates’ concerns. “Old relationships with Epstein can hurt his reputation.” When you work for the Foundation, your entire job of life protects, maintains, and builds the reputation of Bill and Melinda Gates. “The person said. “I think that’s why it’s still coming out.” Read more on The Daily Beast. Did you get a hint? Send it to The Daily Beast here. Put your top stories in your inbox every day. Sign up now! DailyBeast Membership: Beast Inside digs deeper into the stories that matter to you. learn more.