Oprah sat down with Barbara Walters in a special that airs tomorrow night (no she’s not one of the most fascinating peeps) and gets emotional with Babs brings up old Gayle!
"She is ... the mother I never had. She is ... the sister everybody would want. She is the friend that everybody deserves. I don't know a better person. I don't know a better person," Oprah says tearfully.
"It's making me cry because I'm thinking about ... how much ... I probably have never told her that. Tissue please. I now need tissue. I've never told her that," she confesses.
As for those lesbian rumors that have followed Oprah throughout her career, she says, "I'm not a lesbian ... I'm not even kind of a lesbian," Winfrey says.
"And the reason why it irritates me is because it means that somebody must think I'm lying. That's number one. Number two ... why would you want to hide it? That is not the way I run my life."
So there ya have it! Take it for what it is! Check out the interview on "A Barbara Walters Special: Oprah, The Next Chapter," Thursday at 9 p.m. and watch the sneak peek below!