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"If it didn't seem like a relevant topic, like something that needed help, I would have kept my life private forever.

But then I can't walk outside holding somebody's hand, as I'm followed everywhere," she says.

that she is "like, so gay," the 26-year-old actress didn't mean to diminish the love they shared.

"It wasn't this grand statement, 'I was so confused! ' I have not been struggling."Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson arrive at the premiere of Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" during the 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival at Nokia Theatre L. Stewart and Pattinson later gave their love another try, but ended things once again in 2013. Vincent, singer Stéphanie "Soko" Sokolinski and her current girlfriend, Stella Maxwell.

"It wasn’t this grand statement, ‘I was so confused! ’ I have not been struggling." WATCH: Kristen Stewart Looks Back on 'Uncomfortable' Years -- 'It Kind of Forced Me to Stand to Attention' Stewart -- who is rumored to be dating model Stella Maxwell -- says she now finds being open about her relationships and sexuality can be of some good.

"Considering I had so many eyes on me, I suddenly realized [my private life] affects a greater number of people than just me," she explains.

It wasn’t this grand statement: ‘I was so confused! “It would take someone with a really unhealthy amount of ego to be upset that everyone doesn’t love them.

It would be silly to say I don’t care what people think of my work and who I am, but stuff is polarizing, period.” And she still greatly values her time with the franchise.