Taylor Armstrong, 51, has spoken out about Brandi Glanville‘s questionable remarks relating to what constituted the worst The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills season of her existence. Through the Season 2 premiere of The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip: Ex-Wives Club on June 23, Brandi, 49, mentioned Season 2 was the worst season ever as a result of she was so upset in regards to the loss of life of Taylor’s husband, Russell Armstrong. “It was the worst like f—king time in my life,” Brandi acknowledged whereas at dinner together with her co-stars. Taylor then famous that was the 12 months her husband died. “I actually on my life had the worst time of my life that season,” Taylor continued earlier than shamelessly occurring about how “insane” that have was for her.
“I couldn’t consider that she was truly saying that that was like the toughest 12 months of her life after every thing that I went by and my daughter went by — I used to be simply actually greatly surprised,” Taylor instructed Us Weekly in a June 23 interview. “I by no means noticed that coming. She didn’t have a relationship with Russell. And so I nonetheless am shocked truly, as you’ll be able to inform.” On The Actual Housewives Final Women Journey, Brandi mentioned she cherished each Taylor and Russell, which made the state of affairs so insufferable for her.
Taylor additionally mentioned it was laborious to course of the truth that Brandi didn’t consider her abuse allegations about Russell, which got here out throughout their divorce. “That’s actually laborious for me, particularly as a result of I’m so actively concerned in home violence prevention and dealing with survivors and victims, and I converse in every single place and I’m very public about my advocacy,” she instructed Us. “That’s the worst factor that you are able to do to a sufferer — to doubt them or to ever recommend that they is perhaps making one thing up.”
Taylor and Russell had been married between 2005 and 2011 and had one daughter, 16-year-old Kennedy, collectively. Taylor was the one who initiated the divorce. Russell killed himself in his and Taylor’s Los Angeles house the next month. “I had spoken to him a number of weeks earlier than they introduced [the divorce] and he appeared actually devastated and unhappy about it,” Russell’s shut pal Alan Friedman instructed Page Six following the information of his loss of life. “However I simply didn’t see any indication he was suicidal, I didn’t learn anything into apart from he was heartbroken.”
Taylor’s The Actual Housewives Final Women Journey co-stars appeared to have her again when Brandi made the stunning remarks, as they instantly denied that it was the worst season ever for her when Taylor was the one who was coping with the aftermath of her husband’s suicide. Additionally they known as her out for making enjoyable of Taylor after she wrote a e-book in regards to the expertise. “What? How might you even say that with a straight face?” Tamra Judge, 54, mentioned in a confessional following the statements. Taylor added in her personal confessional that it was an “unbelievable” expertise to listen to the phrases come out of Brandi’s mouth. “Cry me a river,” she concluded.