Tay Conti was on a latest episode of the AEW Unrestricted podcast to speak about a variety of subjects.
Conti was launched final 12 months as a part of WWE’s cost-cutting releases and through this interview, she famous that she was asking for her launch main as much as it.
“I used to be asking for my launch for a pair months. I used to be not blissful,” Conti said. “I used to be so sad there that I didn’t have any plans. I used to be similar to, I wish to get out of right here. I’m not blissful, and I by no means thought of, oh, what am I gonna do if they offer me my launch? I by no means thought of it. I used to be like, I simply must be carried out with them, and naturally, they stated no a pair occasions. We had been having a bunch of conferences. I used to be like, nope, I’m simply carried out. Please let me go. So on the final one, they informed me, ‘No, you’re not going,’ and so they talked about AEW.
“I keep in mind they informed me, ‘No, you’re not gonna go to AEW. ‘We put some huge cash on you. You might be star blah, blah, blah.’ I’m like, ‘Sure, you guys don’t use me right here. So I gotta go someplace, but it surely’s not there. I do know no person there. I’ve no plans to go to AEW.’ I had no plans as a result of I had no contacts in any respect. At finish of the day, we figured it out. They stated, no, and I nonetheless had two years in my contract. And I used to be like, effectively, what I’m gonna do. I’m gonna be right here. They informed me, ‘Okay, you will be at house. We’re going to pay you. You will be at house.’ I’m like, ‘No, as a result of I do know everyone’s going to neglect about me, and I gained’t have the ability to work.’ And I used to be like, no, it’s okay. I’m going to make it two extra years.
“I’m going to maintain working, I’ve no selection proper? We determined to maintain working, and all the things was good. We received in good phrases, after which one thing needed to change as a result of I used to be not with coaching the schedule, no matter. I used to be again to work usually. Out of nowhere, they known as me due to — I imply, not out of nowhere. Everyone knew was what was happening due to COVID, however I used to be not anticipating the decision since we had been okay. They informed me ‘we’re lastly letting you go’ not in a extremely good, I don’t easy methods to clarify it with out being too imply, they’re not too good.”
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