Demi Lovato has one of the strongest and most loyal fan bases ever — that’s why they’re called Lovatics. The ‘Sorry not sorry’ singer receives thousands of messages from them daily advocating for her health and happiness. They just want Demi to be fulfilled, no matter what, in any form that takes: releasing music, not releasing music, dating a man, dating a woman, dating someone gender-nonconforming, or being single. It’s all good as long as Demi puts herself first.
So it’s no surprise that photos of Demi holding hands with a woman, DJ-producer Lauren Abedini (according to Perez Hilton), in Disneyland over the weekend delighted these diehards. Granted, these pictures don’t mean Demi is dating Lauren, but that didn’t stop Twitter users from doing happy dances in 140 characters or less.
Check out the photos in question, below, along with some of the best reactions we found:
— Carolyn Sandoval (@carolyn6574) September 11, 2017
Demi Lovato spotted today with her rumored new girlfriend Lauren Abedini; a DJ, Producer, charity runner, and feminist! 😍😍😍 pic.twitter.com/lCJc8ayiBH
— Music News & Facts (@musicnewsfact) September 11, 2017
good morning to demi lovato and her possible girlfriend and no one else pic.twitter.com/ZrDKzhVBBD
— kendra (@toldbykendra) September 11, 2017
Demi Lovato has a girlfriend and suddenly all is well in the world
— marnie (@_marniefaith) September 11, 2017
Headlines: “Demi Lovato rumored to have a girlfriend”
My gay ass pic.twitter.com/w1jFFFMTGI
— Star🌙 (@wecameazstars) September 11, 2017
I’ve been waiting for Demi Lovato to get a girlfriend since 2011 I feel blessed
— connie (@hilkermorgan) September 11, 2017
The mere thought of Demi having a girlfriend is beauty
— . (@intothefirex) September 11, 2017
Demi has a girlfriend….in other news my skin is clear my crops are THRIVING. pic.twitter.com/ehiHAAyryn
— sarah upland💖🏳️🌈 (@scullymills) September 11, 2017
Demi Lovato having a girlfriend is one of the best things 2017 has given us tbh
— Abbie || 18 (@earpsvanlis) September 11, 2017
DEMI HOLDING HANDS WITH A GIRL AND DEMI DATING A GIRL IN GENERAL IS A CONCEPT I LOVE AND SUPPORT pic.twitter.com/PNMCboCZav
— ً (@lovatoshrader) September 11, 2017
demi out here holding hands w a girl at disney and suddenly my timeline is holding hands singing around a campfire and not a warzone. bless.
— Evan Hayes (@e_hazey) September 11, 2017
demi lovato was spotted holding hands with this girl in disney i- pic.twitter.com/X5gcNjyx4F
— janneke (@HAZYASTRID) September 11, 2017
Some of these tweets label Lauren as Demi’s alleged new “girlfriend,” but the majority of them are just messages from fans who are elated to see her being so open and authentic. Of course, this is how Demi’s been her entire career. She’s spoken candidly in the past about her former addictions, body image issues, mental health struggles, and, yes, her sexuality. Demi told People magazine in June 2016 that she doesn’t think sexual preferences require a label. “As humans, it’s just about a connection with someone,” she said.
Plus, there’s her 2015 song ‘Cool for the summer’, which many people believe is about sexual experimentation. Demi herself hinted to this in 2015, during an interview with Alan Carr, when she said, “I don’t think there’s anything wrong with experimentation at all.”
Regardless of what these photos mean, it seems Demi’s in a really great place in her life. Her Instagram is filled with posts about self-love, and she’s releasing some of her rawest music to date, like ‘You don’t do it for me anymore’, a track that’s actually about breaking up with her former self, not a significant other. “I see the future without you / The hell was I doing in the past / Now that I’ve learned all about you / A love just like ours wouldn’t last,” she sings.
What we do hope lasts, however, is Demi living life on her own terms. Frankly, that’s how we all should be.
Taken from GLAMOUR US. Click here to read the original.
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