"You know, I get, like, the deepest chills when you bring that up. I think everyone is still in a lot of
Reports have surfaced indicating that only a handful of WWE insiders knew about the details of Reigns' address, giving everyone backstage a heavy surprise. Bella, like the rest of the WWE Universe, seems to still be digesting the news but believes that Reigns will overcome this obstacle.
"But if anyone can fight through this, it's Joe. Joe is just so beyond brave to go out there, and to speak the way he did, I just ... to me, he is so inspiring and so motivating to never give up. I'm just going to keep him so much in my prayers and thoughts, as all of us
Social media has flooded with support for Reigns. The details of his diagnosis are still unknown, but it appears he'll be out of WWE for the foreseeable future. Despite his absence, he'll remain on everyone's mind.
"His presence is just strong, and he's just ... he's an amazing, very beautiful man, and he's beautiful inside and out, and I'm just praying so hard for him," said Bella.
Reigns speech has already done crazy YouTube numbers—amassing nearly 10 million views in less than three days. Considering the severity of the situation and Reigns' grace, his address will go down as one of the most poignant moments in WWE history.
"You know the deal, you know how life is," Reigns said to open Raw. "Life is not fair, it's not all peaches and cream. Sometimes life throws you a curve ball. And right now the best thing for me to do is to go home, to focus on my family and my health," he said.0comments
Reigns revealed he battled leukemia in his early 20's and
"But I want to make one thing clear, by no means is this a retirement speech. Because after I'm done whooping leukemia's ass once again I'm coming back home. And when I do, it's not just going to be about titles and being on top, no it's about a purpose. I am coming back because I want to show all of you, the whole world, I want to show my family, my friends, my children, and my wife, that when life throws a curve ball at me, I am the type of man that will stand in that batter's box, I will crowd the plate, I will choke up and I will swing for the fences every single time. Because I will beat this and I will be back and you will see me very, very soon," he said.