Feel the love! Kim Kardashian shared a sweet family photo with Kanye West and their children North and Saint amid their husband’s mental health difficulties.
The Keeping up with the Kardashians The 39-year-old star shared the snapshot via Instagram on Saturday, Oct.3. In the photo, the quartet wore matching gray pajama bottoms as they posed outside on a step.
West, 43, smiled as he looked at Kardashian, who threw a peace sign as he pursed his lips. North, 7, also smiled while Saint, 4, looked tired as he rested his head on his mother’s knee. Kardashian simply captioned the post with an emoji with a kiss face.
The couple – who also share their daughter Chicago, 2, and son Psalm, 16 months – have endured many ups and downs in recent months. In July, rapper “Lift Yourself” opened up during his first presidential rally about the couple who nearly miscarried their eldest child. Days later, he tweeted that he wanted to divorce Kardashian, who he said was trying to “lock him up”. The Grammy winner later apologized for his tweets.
Later that month, the founder of KKW Beauty spoke publicly about West’s struggles with bipolar disorder for the first time.
“Those who understand mental illness or even compulsive behavior know that the family is powerless unless the member is a minor,” he wrote on Instagram at the time. “People who are unaware or distant from this experience may judge and not understand that the individual himself must engage in the process to get help, no matter how hard family and friends try.”
A source said Us Weekly in August that Kardashian is “focused on healing her relationship with Kanye and has been busy taking care of their children and him.”
West launched another Twitter outburst in September when he claimed he would not release any new music until his contracts were closed with his current publisher and record label. The “Wash Us in the Blood” rapper reiterated his point when he shared a video of himself peeing on one of his 21 Grammy Awards. The West has also promised to help Taylor Swift – with whom he has been fighting for years – to get his music rights back.
Later that month, a source said We that Kardashian is “deeply disappointed and sad that Kanye is struggling”.
The insider explained that the founder of Skims “doesn’t care about tweets, meaning Kanye is Kanye”, but noted that he was having trouble with “mood swings and manic episodes. [that] it is extremely difficult for Kim to help Kanye cope. “
However, a second source said We that Kardashian is still “committed to keeping it together for their children”.
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