Ryan Reynolds Responds to Rumors His Marriage to Blake Lively Is In Trouble

I could use a little "me time."

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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively routinely troll each other on social media, but the Deadpool star took it to the next level when he was forced to defend his marriage this weekend.


An "insider" allegedly told IB Times (opens in new tab), "The past few years, Ryan's been working out of town while Blake stays home with the kids. The distance between them has taken its toll." The gossip site (opens in new tab) tweeted, "Ryan Reynolds and wife Blake Lively struggling to spend 'quality time'" together.

And Reynolds' response to this report? "I wish. I could use a little 'me time'."

As per usual, Reynolds is ready to tease his wife on social media, which suggests that their marriage is more than fine.

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Reynolds and Lively have a long history of trolling one another (opens in new tab), and their constant joking appears to help keep their relationship alive.

But, perhaps the couple's sweetest online moment, was when Reynolds was photographed with Lively for the Humans of New York Instagram account (opens in new tab). Explaining why their marriage worked, Reynolds revealed:

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It's pretty clear that Reynolds and Lively are just fine right now, thank you very much.


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Amy Mackelden
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Amy Mackelden is a freelance writer, editor, and disability activist. Her bylines include Harper's BAZAAR, Nicki Swift, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, ELLE, The Independent, Bustle, Healthline, and HelloGiggles. She co-edited The Emma Press Anthology of Illness, and previously spent all of her money on Kylie Cosmetics.