‘Kimye’ has been an ideal couple for many. The news of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s divorce came across as a huge shock for all the Kimye fans. They are one of the most celebrated couples in Hollywood. And have been in the limelight ever since they started dating in 2012. The couple has now been married for 6 years and is also gifted with 4 lovely children. North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm. The couple got married in 2014. And had a dream-like wedding ceremony at a 16th-century Fortress which is located in Florence. But the couple has been staying apart for a while now and has finally filed for a divorce.
Kim Kardashian had filed a divorce on Friday, Feb 19th. The couple had been together for 6 long years now, so what lead Kim to take this drastic decision! In July 2020 Kanye West had posted some very inconsistent tweets that had confused the fans. These tweets directed a great hostility towards his wife and in-laws. There were not one, but a series of such tweets from him. Most of these tweets were later deleted. But Kim who was on the receiving end of this negativity finally posted on her insta stories about this. She revealed her husband’s Bipolar disorder. Kanye had also spoken about this in an interview in 2018. He said that having Bipolar Disorder is like having a sprained brain.
Kim didn’t want to go public about Kanye’s Mental health. But after facing such vicious tweets, she had to do this. This is one of the statements she made where she told the reasons for Kanye’s Bipolar disorder. “brilliant but complicated person who on top of the pressures of being an artist and a black man” and also had to face “the painful loss of his mother”. She also stated that Kanye had to “Deal with the Pressure and Isolation that is Heightened by the Bipolar Disorder”.
The last few months had been very stressful for Kim managing the constantly changing behaviors of her husband. She had tried everything in her power to make things work but called it quits when Kanye refused to get help. And not only Kim but also her mother Kris Jenner had offered great support. But Kanye kept refusing them. This refusal became a major reason for their divorce. It will be the third divorce for Kim and the first for Kanye. The pair had already signed a prenuptial contract before marriage.
They have decided to co-parent their kids. And will share the legal and the physical Custody. The kids are too small Small to understand that what is going on with their parents but North has some understanding. Kim has told the kids that she loves their daddy very much but for some reason, they have to live separately. Although Kanye has been a loving father but has not spent many ties with the kids due to which they are used to living with their mother. And the divorce has not had much impact on them. Kim has not stated the reason for going with co-parenting as she is extremely protective about her and her children’s privacy. What’s going on the internal-only the family will know. Kim knew that divorcing Kanye would be sad but that would be the best choice for her family.
She also said that they have been living apart for months now and it feels that they are already divorced. During the pandemic, Kim was living in a luxe Calabasas home with the kids. While Kanye was living alone in a Wyoming home. There was no cheating and no one had done anything bad, but they had grown apart.
Many Kimye fans had also speculated and hoped that they will surely come together even after all the odds. But sadly, that is not going to happen anymore. The couple has made a firm decision to separate their ways and move on for the betterment of both. This will ensure that they are not holding each other back and they can still grow in their lives.