Before they reunited, Cox revealed on The Vinyl Supper With Foy Vance that McDaid "left and the next day the whole country was shut down."
"He was supposed to go to Switzerland to write. He went to England first, then all of the sudden they called quarantine," she said during a May appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. "I have not seen him in so long. You don't realize -- I mean, we spend a lot of time on FaceTime -- now it's like, 'Oh my god, I just miss his physical touch.' It's been hard. This is the longest time."
Watch the video below for more on the couple's time apart due to quarantine.