WWE.com posted a brand-new interview with Layla, who has announced her retirement. She commented on the decision:
"I feel like deciding to retire from the ring has been a hard decision to make because I’m passionate and I love performing. I’ve known everybody in that company now for nine years. They’re family. I spend more time with crew and Superstars and Divas on the roster than I did with anybody else. It becomes part of your life. And not only that, it’s hard walking away from the fans. Part of me feels a little bit guilty for walking away because [WWE fans] are 100 percent loyal and have supported me since 2006. I wouldn’t even have this job if the fans didn’t vote in the Diva Search. I was able to win that competition because of them and I was blessed. But sometimes you just need to step out and take a risk and move onto the next phase in life.
Now that you've read this article you can JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Sound off in the comments section below by logging in with your Google +, Facebook, or Twitter account and posting your comment- the wrestling universe wants to hear what you have to say!