Among new allegations of inappropriate habits from 43 girls in a forthcoming e book on President Donald Trump are claims that he went on a “wave” of “unwanted touching” earlier than he proposed to Melania Knauss, his third spouse.
All the President’s Women: Donald Trump and the Making of a Predator by journalists Barry Levine and Monique El-Faizy, to be launched October 22, characterizes Trump as a predator who abuses girls however is shielded by wealth and energy. Of the 43 allegations that come out of greater than 100 interviews, some unique, 26 declare undesirable sexual contact. Some of Trump’s alleged misbehavior with girls occurred as his relationship with the long run first girl was rising.
Knauss, then Trump’s girlfriend, reportedly acquired extraordinarily upset when she noticed one other lady’s make-up within the lavatory they shared and the 2 broke up over belief points. Knauss and Trump acquired again collectively after just a few months however “Trump apparently hadn’t abandoned those old habits,” in keeping with an excerpt obtained by Esquire, printed Wednesday.
“In the period before he proposed to Melania, Trump engaged in a wave of allegedly unwanted touching,” the e book states, and goes into element on one of many incidents at a Mar-a-Lago New Year’s Eve celebration within the early 2000s.
The lady, Karen Johnson, claims that she was at Trump’s resort in Palm Beach together with her husband, who had a number of sclerosis. Johnson mentioned she was carrying a Versace gown and dancing with associates and that her husband began feeling unwell after the New Year countdown they usually determined it was time to go away. Johnson first went to the restroom and as she was strolling there, claims Trump made a transfer on her.
“I was grabbed and pulled behind a tapestry, and it was him. And I’m a tall girl and I had six-inch heels on, and I still remember looking up at him. And he’s strong, and he just kissed me,” she advised the authors. “I was so scared because of who he was… I don’t even know where it came from. I didn’t have a say in the matter.”
Johnson alleges that Trump acquired a maintain of her hand and mentioned, “You have to help me greet these guests out,” as a result of Knauss was upstairs. Johnson mentioned she complied and didn’t act like something was improper as a result of she didn’t need to make issues awkward. Johnson mentioned Trump referred to as her days later after one way or the other getting her quantity, and tried to fly her to New York to go to him. She mentioned she needed to care for her dying husband and refused, but it surely didn’t cease Trump’s makes an attempt at advancing.
“He said he’d have me back by six o’clock. This was like crazy. He was going to fly me to New York for the day to see him,” Johnson mentioned.
According to the e book, Knauss noticed fellow mannequin Kara Young as the largest menace amongst girls he was relationship.
“She knew Donald thought differently about [Young] than the way he casually would date other women in the city. Melania knew he treated Kara differently,” celeb reporter A.J. Benza advised the authors. “This was a girl he stayed home with, ate at home with and watched movies … It was very domesticated.”
The White House didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark from Newsweek on Wednesday.
Trump has denied allegations of inappropriate habits with girls, and had not tweeted concerning the upcoming e book as of late afternoon Wednesday.