Khloe Kardashian says Tristan Thompson ‘encouraged’ her embryo transfer
Khloe Kardashian revealed that before the news about the ex-boyfriend broke. Tristan ThompsonIn The Paternity Scandal, he “encouraged” her to undergo one. The fetus transfer, because they were trying for another child through a surrogate.
In the season two premiere of The KardashiansKardashian spoke on the phone with her older sister, Kim Kardashian, about court documents released in December 2021 that revealed Thompson cheated on the reality star and fathered a child with personal trainer Maralee Nichols. gave birth to
During a confessional interview in the new episode, which was filmed late last year, Kardashian said she told her sister that she had conceived an embryo “a few days ago” to have her and Thompson’s second child via surrogate. What was the transfer”. . The former couple also share a four-year-old daughter, Sach.
“We did the embryo transfer a few days before Thanksgiving, and I found out about Tristan’s situation the first week of December,” she explained.
The Good American founder also claimed that Thompson “encouraged” her to go through with the embryo transfer despite knowing about Nicholas’ pregnancy in July 2021.
“All I know is that I was being encouraged to do it by a certain date,” she said. “In hindsight, he always knew when the second child was due, especially the paperwork we saw. He found out on July 2, so he knew.
However, she also admitted that, when she and Thompson first discussed surrogacy, the idea of expanding her family sounded “healthy.”
“I thought growing my family was a great thing,” he said. “To think that it’s this real, healthy, loving, protective kind of family.”
She also expressed her concern that people would make the wrong judgments about her at the time of the embryo transfer and because of Thompson’s paternity scandal, before criticizing her ex.
“It’s so close that I wouldn’t want anyone to think I did it after the fact. Why would I want to have a baby with someone who has a baby with someone else? I’m not that much of a sociopath. I’m a freak, but it’s not like I’m crazy,” he said.
Kardashian and Thompson’s relationship first began in 2016, with the basketball star accused of infidelity multiple times.
According to court documents released in December 2021, Thompson admitted to having sex with Nicole in March of that year, while he was dating Kardashian. They Took a paternity test in Januarywho confirmed that he was the father of Nicholas’ son.
In other places The Kardashians episode, Kardashian admitted that, at the time, she was “very scared” about it. How will people respond? on the news that she was expecting another child with Thompson.
“I’m so scared,” she added. “It’s so scary. I think I’m probably emotionally equipped but I’m also like: ‘Okay, I’ve got to handle myself, I know what’s going to happen when it comes out. Because everyone is so mean.’
She emphasized the importance of protecting her children from the media, explaining: “You just want to protect the innocent that had nothing to do with it. I just don’t have any of that energy around my kids. Want, I don’t want it.
Two weeks before Kardashian’s son was born on July 28, the season two premiere featured the moment the Good American founder FaceTimed her daughter to introduce her new sibling. Although she did not reveal the baby’s name, she noted that she plans to name her son starting with a “T” to match his older sister.