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Harrison Ford felt Calista marriage was right

By Elisabeth Edvardsen on May 24th, 2011 0 comments yet. Be the First

Indiana Jones star Harrison Ford says his marriage to Calista Flockhart was a natural progression in their relationship.

Harrison said: “We’d lived together for 10 years and it seemed like we were going to get along. And I love her and she wanted to get married, and I wanted to get married.”

As well as marrying Calista, Harrison also took on her 10-year-old adopted son Liam and the 68-year-old star says he’s glad he’s had the chance to become a father again.

Harrison – who has four grown up children from his two previous marriages – told the July/August edition of AARP The Magazine: “I had my first children when I was 24. Babies raising babies is maybe not the prettiest thing in the world to watch.

“I’ve learned a lot about being an appropriate father over the years.”

While little Liam has given him a new outlook on fatherhood, Harrison has also taken up flying, which he says has helped “reinvent” his life.

He said: “Flying absolutely reinvented my life. When I’m flying, I’ve got to do it according to the rules, just like everybody else. I wanted to see whether I could learn something new.

“I’m not cut any slack for any other reason. I’m just another pilot. I love it.”

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