"Being first lady again is not what she wants." The insider spilled to CNN, then added, "For her, it was a chapter – and it's over, and that's that."
"You're not going to see her at rallies or campaign events, even if he 'officially' says he's running again," the source continued.
They mentioned there would be a number of likely individuals at his side if he did officially run for the 2024 presidential bid, naming off Lara Trump — who is the wife of Trump's son, Eric — and Kimberly Guilfoyle, who is currently dating Donald Trump Jr.. "They have that same urge Trump has to (run) again; Melania absolutely does not."
This isn't the only time that the former First Lady has attempted to stay out of the public eye, and it definitely isn't the first time that rumors have been sparked of an impending split between herself and controversial business mogul.
OK! previously reported in July that Trump has no problem with Melania going on long international trips. "Donald is fine with that as long as she is satisfied, leaves him alone, and makes appearances when needed," a political source claimed. "Melania and her own family do many things together and not necessarily with Donald."
Earlier this year, in The Art of Her Deal: The Untold Story of Melania Trump by Mary Jordan, the author dished that the married couple also sleep in separate bedrooms that are decorated to each of their unique tastes.
"No matter which of his properties he is visiting, Trump sleeps in a separate bedroom," the book explained. "The Trump family works together and sometimes vacations together, but they are used to having their own space and a lot of it."
The Slovenian fashion model was also notably absent from videos of her husband's 75th birthday celebrations.