Kim Kardashian filed for divorce from Kanye West after six years of marriage on Feb. 19, 2021, and on Nov. 29, 2022, the 2 reached a settlement. Over the previous decade, we have witnessed Kim and West’s journey as a pair and oldsters to their 4 lovely kids — North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm.
In the course of the June 3, 2021, episode of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” the 42-year-old actuality TV star lastly opened up about her cut up from the 46-year-old rapper. After a confrontation together with her household, her sister Khloé Kardashian revealed throughout a confessional: “Kim has been struggling privately behind camera about her relationship and it’s tough because Kim is clearly redirecting so much of her frustration and sadness and anger. And, you know, sometimes you just take things out on something that has nothing to do with what you’re going through.”
In beforehand unaired footage, Kim cried to her sisters about her marriage. “I honestly can’t do this anymore,” she mentioned. “Why am I still in this, like, place where I’m stuck for years? Like, he goes and moves to a different state, every year, I have to be together so I can raise the kids, you know? And he’s an amazing dad, he’s done an amazing job.” She then famous that West “deserves someone that can go support his every move, and go follow him all over the place, and move to Wyoming. I can’t do that. I feel like a f*cking failure that it’s, like, a third f*cking marriage.” Kim beforehand married songwriter Damon Thomas and basketball participant Kris Humphries. “Yeah, I feel like a f*cking loser,” she mentioned. “But I can’t even think about that, like, I want to be happy.”
Kim additional elaborated on the rationale behind their cut up through the season finale of “KUWTK” on June 10, 2021, saying she wasn’t totally fulfilled by her marriage. “After turning 40 this year, I realized, ‘No, I don’t want a husband that lives in a completely different state.’ To me, I thought, ‘Oh my god, that’s when we’re getting along the best,’ but then that is sad to me and that’s not what I want,” she advised Kris Jenner. “I want someone that we have the same shows in common; I want someone that wants to work out with me . . . it’s like the little things is what I don’t have.” Kim famous that each one she desires is to be completely satisfied in the long run. “I will be happy. I didn’t come this far just to come this far and not be happy,” she added, referencing a quote she noticed on the web.
Kim opened up about their cut up as soon as once more in her cowl story for the March 2022 situation of Vogue. “For so long, I did what made other people happy,” she defined. “And I think in the last two years I decided, I’m going to make myself happy. And that feels really good. And even if that created changes and caused my divorce, I think it’s important to be honest with yourself about what really makes you happy. I’ve chosen myself. I think it’s okay to choose you.”
She continued: “My 40s are about being Team Me. I’m going to eat well. I’m going to work out. I’m going to have more fun, spend more time with my kids and the people who make me happy. I’m going to put my phone down. Unfollow if I don’t want to see something on Instagram. Khloé came up with the best phrase for that yesterday. She said, ‘Post and ghost.'”
Within the June 1, 2023, episode of “The Kardashians” Hulu collection, Kim additional opened up about her divorce from West whereas discussing his on-line assaults in opposition to her and her household whereas speaking to her mother Kris Jenner. She mentioned, “I don’t want to be a part of this narrative and it’s like when is this ever going to end? It never will and I’m stuck with this for the rest of my life.”
Throughout her confessional, Kim additionally shared, “I still feel the need to not talk about it and protect it from my kids and I always will feel that way, but God, if people knew. I just would never do that to my kids. It just is really crazy.”
Going again to her dialog with Jenner, Kim added, “Sometimes I feel like if he were to hit rock bottom, that’s his journey that he needs to figure out on his own. I used to run around and call everyone behind his back and be like, ‘It’s going to be OK. It’s going to be OK. Don’t worry, just give him another chance.’ I used to spend hours and hours and hours of my day as the cleanup crew . . . I just don’t have that energy.” Kim added in her confessional, “It’s the hardest feeling to watch someone you really loved and you have a family with just be so different than who you knew.”
Kim and West first acquired collectively within the spring of 2012 earlier than getting engaged a yr later throughout Kim’s thirty third birthday celebration at San Francisco’s AT&T Park, now generally known as Oracle Park. In Could 2014, they made issues official by tying the knot in an over-the-top wedding ceremony in Italy. The pair’s cut up was then “amicable,” with Kim asking for joint authorized and bodily custody of their youngsters, however issues have since turned bitter.
West is now reportedly married to Bianca Censori, whereas Kim was most not too long ago linked to Odell Beckham Jr.