OK, Kim, is Kanye West "the new fairytale?"
"Um," the E! reality star began, smiling.
"Blush, blush!" Oprah urged, eliciting giggles from Kim.
"I've known him—we met, maybe almost a decade ago," Kim, 31, said. "We've been friends for like six or seven years. So it's very comforting to have someone that knows everything about you, that respects you, understands [and] has gone through the similar things."
They also have a history of very real, personal heartbreak in their immediate families…