“他の妻はロビンと競争することはできません,” a source alleged to 私たちウィークリー 木曜日に, adding he treats her “like a queen and takes care of her.”
“They act like they’re still newlyweds,” the insider alleged. “They’re still very much in love.”
One source also claimed that it wouldn’t be surprising if his first wife, Meri Brown, followed in Christine’s footsteps.
“She and Kody have had zero relationship – it’s all fake,” the insider alleged to the outlet. “They’re together for TV, essentially. Meri spends a lot of time with her kids and goes wherever they go.”
“… Now that Christine’s gone, [the split] might be something that’s able to happen without the contract ending,” the insider added.
Christine confirmed that she and Brown had “grown apart.”
“After more than 25 一緒に何年も, Kody and I have grown apart and I have made the difficult decision to leave,” the 49-year-old said in a statement. “We will continue to be a strong presence in each other’s lives as we parent our beautiful children and support our wonderful family. At this time, we ask for your grace and kindness as we navigate through this stage within our family.”
茶色, 52, also took to Instagram and released his own statement.
“Christine’s decision to leave comes with a great deal of sadness,” 彼が書きました. “We enjoyed many years together and I have a large amount of respect and admiration for her. Although we are moving forward on different paths, we will always remain committed parents.”
The exes share six children: son Paedon, 23, and daughters Aspyn, 26, Mykelti, 25, Gwendlyn, 20, Ysabel, 18 and Truely, 11.
Christine entered the Brown family in 1994, ピープル誌 報告. 当時の, Brown was already married to Meri and second spouse Janelle Brown. Robyn became the fourth wife in 2010.
The outlet noted that Brown was only legally married to Meri, 50, but they separated on paper so he could officially wed Robyn, 43, に 2014. Brown considers himself to be spiritually married to all his wives.
TLC recently released a teaser clip that shows the women quarantining separately during the coronavirus pandemic while the family patriarch travels back and forth between houses. The new season follows the family’s move to Flagstaff, アリゾナ.
昨シーズン, Christine described her marriage as “a struggle.”
“私はフラッグスタッフに移動することに同意し、ここでコディをフォローしました, でもそれはずっと苦労してきました,” 彼女は言いました. “関係ないような気がするのにうんざりしている. 本当に必要なときに彼のサポートがないことにうんざりしています. 疲れているだけです. パートナーシップが必要です. これとは違うものが必要です。”
に 2015, Meri revealed that she’d been catfished after entering into an online relationship with someone she thought was a man. しかしながら, the person turned out to be a female admirer. Brown and Meri entered therapy to cope with the emotional fallout, but the patriarch said in April that he no longer desired to be intimate with her.
“We went a couple of years, a lot of counseling, figuring things out, and as we went through this process, I’m looking for a spark – something to initiate some form of desire for a relationship with each other,” ブラウンは言った, によって引用されたように ピープル誌. “And in this time, it has never manifested.”
しかしながら, ブラウンは言った “there’s always a chance” the pair could come back together in the future.”
“My discussion with Meri right now isn’t about me telling Meri that she has to have a divorce with me, that she has to leave,” 彼が説明しました. “I’m not doing that. I will never do that. My faith doesn’t allow me to, my conscience doesn’t allow me to. And because I haven’t done that, there’s always a chance that we might actually get back together into full fellowship.”
“姉妹の妻” ブラウンと彼の家族が彼らのライフスタイルを避けているように見える世界でどのように人生をナビゲートするかを示すことを目的としています. The family shares a combined 18 子供達. シリーズは以来放送されています 2010.
Being married to more than one person, or bigamy, is illegal across the United States. The law in Mormon-heavy Utah is considered stricter because of a unique provision that bars married people from living with a second “spiritual spouse.”
末日聖徒イエス・キリスト教会は一夫多妻制を放棄しました 1890 今日は厳しく禁止しています. The Browns consider themselves to be fundamentalist Mormons.
戻る 2019, ブラウンはフォックスニュースに、家族はすぐに5番目の妻を考慮しないことに同意したと語った.
“私たちは本当にずっと前に5番目の妻のものをテーブルから外しました,” ブラウンは言った. “そして、私たちはコンセプトをこっそりしたくないので, 私たちはいつもそれを非常にカジュアルに却下してきました, それが質問が出続ける理由の1つだと思います. しかし、私たちがショーを行っている限り、技術的にはテーブルから外れています。”
“姉妹の妻” returns Nov. 21 TLCで.