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 want to be” on the lunch with Christine, and flat-out instructed her he nonetheless had “anger issues” over the tip of their relationship. “Christine, herself, her face, doesn’t bother me,” Kody defined. “It’s what she’s doing with our children, talking [to them] behind my back about the reason she left.”
Christine continued to defend herself towards Kody’s claims that she was attempting to pit the children towards him. “That’s not true,” she insisted. “I am their sounding board. They get to talk to me about things that are hard and I listen.”
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 “favorite” spouse as a result of Kody spent most of his time along with her. Kody didn’t agree with this opinion.
“I’ve thought about doing breakup counseling with you,” he instructed Christine. “Like, let’s get to a place where we can be functional. I gotta get to a place where I don’t hate you so I don’t speak bad about you to my children.” Christine mentioned she was “fine” with doing counseling with Kody, however in a confessional, she admitted that she didn’t suppose it will ever really occur.
“Kody’s been bringing up going to counseling and therapy for years,” she defined. “We’re not going to do it. I’m just going to flat out tell you, we’re just not going to. For years I cared. Whatever he needed, whatever he wanted…I wanted to be the best wife ever. Even when it didn’t matter to him. I would’ve done anything he needed me to do, but I’m done. I’m not going to do a thing for him anymore.”
Christine instructed Kody that she simply wished to get to a spot the place they could possibly be associates, particularly for the sake of their youngest daughter, Truely. Kody was extra pessimistic about that occuring. “I feel like I need to figure out how to forgive her, but am I ever going to trust her? Probably not,” he mentioned. “There’s no way for me to enjoy her company.”
The episode was filmed forward of Thanksgiving 2021. Kody and Christine cut up earlier that 12 months and she or he moved away from him to dwell nearer to a few of her youngsters in Utah. Since then, Kody has additionally cut up from two of his different wives, Janelle Brown and Meri Brown.