Definition of Phrase

Could I know what this phrase means please?

...preferred the privacy of domestic life to the public spotlight.

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  1. Domestic life is life at home with one's family. We expect privacy and don't welcome strangers prying into our activities.

    The public spotlight is shone on politicians, rock stars, etc. This spotlight makes a person's activities public to everyone.

  2. Thank you:)

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  3. You're welcome. :-)

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