The 52-year-old actress admitted as much in an interview with the Tribune Live. Huffman and Macy dated on and off for 15 years before they wed, and the star said she feared being married would cause her to lose her sense of self.
"I was so scared of marriage that I thought I would've preferred to step in front of a bus," she confessed. "Bill Macy asked me to marry him several times over several years. And I was finally smart enough to go: 'I'm going to marry this guy or really lose him for good.'"