Kody Brown and Christine Brown met face-to-face for the primary time since she moved away on the season 18 premiere of Sister Wives, and their dialog continued on the Aug. 27 episode. Kody admittedly “didn’t need to be” on the lunch with Christine, and flat-out advised her he nonetheless had “anger points” over the tip of their relationship. “Christine, herself, her face, doesn’t trouble me,” Kody defined. “It’s what she’s doing with our kids, speaking [to them] behind my again in regards to the cause she left.”
Christine continued to defend herself in opposition to Kody’s claims that she was making an attempt to pit the youngsters in opposition to him. “That’s not true,” she insisted. “I’m their sounding board. They get to speak to me about issues which are onerous and I hear.”
The exes additionally had totally different viewpoints about why their marriage fell aside. Christine felt that Kody turned distant when he married his fourth spouse, Robyn Brown, in 2014. She admitted that it felt like Robyn was the “favourite” spouse as a result of Kody spent most of his time along with her. Kody didn’t agree with this opinion.
“I’ve thought of doing breakup counseling with you,” he advised Christine. “Like, let’s get to a spot the place we might be purposeful. I gotta get to a spot the place I don’t hate you so I don’t communicate unhealthy about you to my youngsters.” Christine mentioned she was “high quality” with doing counseling with Kody, however in a confessional, she admitted that she didn’t suppose it might ever really occur.
“Kody’s been citing going to counseling and remedy for years,” she defined. “We’re not going to do it. I’m simply going to flat out inform you, we’re simply not going to. For years I cared. No matter he wanted, no matter he needed…I needed to be one of the best spouse ever. Even when it didn’t matter to him. I might’ve performed something he wanted me to do, however I’m performed. I’m not going to do a factor for him anymore.”
Christine advised Kody that she simply needed to get to a spot the place they could possibly be pals, particularly for the sake of their youngest daughter, Truely. Kody was extra pessimistic about that occuring. “I really feel like I want to determine methods to forgive her, however am I ever going to belief her? In all probability not,” he mentioned. “There’s no manner for me to take pleasure in her firm.”
The episode was filmed forward of Thanksgiving 2021. Kody and Christine break up earlier that yr and he or she moved away from him to stay nearer to a few of her youngsters in Utah. Since then, Kody has additionally break up from two of his different wives, Janelle Brown and Meri Brown.