In latest weeks, fan have seen Amber Portwood’s bitter meltdowns over Kristina Shirley.
She blames Leah’s emotions of alienation and abandonment on the lady who was there for her.
Naturally, this narrative additionally performed out on Teen Mother OG.
Amber’s complaints prompted Kristina to interrupt down into tears wishing that Amber had been a greater mother.
On this week’s Teen Mother OG, Gary and Kristina had loads to course of about Amber.
“There’s at all times an excuse,” Amber complained over the telephone to Gary.
“I am precedence,” she insisted. “I am not getting my one-on-one time.”
“You do not do issues,” Gary countered, “and all the sudden, you wish to?”
“, you do not like going out of the home,” he noticed.
Gary listed: “You do not like going out to eat.”
A bewildered Amber replied: “Yeah, for a couple of half a f–king 12 months.”
She famous that she modified her habits to be a “hermit” in mild of the COVID-19 pandemic.
We name out Amber when she’s flawed, however she’s proper about this. It’s nonetheless not fit for human consumption in eating places.
However because the dialog went on, Gary made it clear that it is a plea for Amber to place Leah first.
“It isn’t about your drama or my drama, it is about Leah,” he informed her.
Amber declared “I am executed,” although clearly, we solely noticed a minced model of that dialog.
“Right this moment I spoke with Amber,” viewers then noticed Gary relate to his spouse, Kristina.
“And,” he described, “she mentioned ‘You and Kristina hinder my relationship with my daughter.'”
“It is like hastily, you wish to do stuff with Leah,” Gary noticed.
Gary remarked: “It is hastily.”
Annoyed, he then requested: “After how lengthy, you realize?”
His spouse understood precisely the place he was coming from.
“It is like Leah desires to surrender,” Kristina acknowledged.
“However,” she lamented, referring to Amber, “you’re the one encouraging it.”
“And I help that,” Kristina mentioned of Gary’s need for Amber to make extra of an effort.
“I additionally need her to have a relationship together with her mother,” Kristina emphasised.
“However,” she added, “I additionally need Amber to observe by way of.”
“And,” Kristina careworn, she desires Amber to “put Leah for as soon as first.”
“Leah is damage and all of it stems from the previous,” Kristina continued.
“It stems from, you realize, her going to jail, getting out of jail,” she famous.
“And,” Kristina recalled, “she received with Matt and she or he pushed Leah to the facet.”
“Then comes again to Leah and will get with Andrew,” Kristina narrated.
“After which,” she continued, “pushes Leah to the facet, like.”
It is heartbreaking to think about a preteen like Leah realizing how she has been put aside.
Gary expressed his frustration that Amber blamed, not herself, however Kristina.
“She wasn’t there as a mother,” Gary noticed.
“And,” he continued, “now it is anyone else’s fault.”
“She feels threatened,” Kristina acknowledged.
She added: “I’ve by no means been there to step on her toes.”
Kristina reiterated: “I’ve by no means been there to interchange her.”
“I want she was a little bit extra respectful and grateful for what you do for Leah,” Kristina informed him.
“Even what I do,” she added.
“Yesterday, I took her and received her a flu shot,” Kristina famous. “Right this moment I took her to the dentist.”
“Amber do not do these issues,” Kristina lamented.
“She will be able to bad-mouth me all she desires,” she careworn.
“However I suppose I can sleep at night time realizing that I’ve executed good by Leah,” Kristina expressed.
“And if it wasn’t for me,” Kristina continued, “Leah would not have a mother nonetheless in her life.”
“Take into consideration this, how lengthy did it take Leah to speak to her?” Kristina continued.
“12 years to speak to her personal mom about how she was feeling,” she mentioned, “to get it off her chest.”
“It took her 12 years! I am over it,” Kristina remarked, tearing up.
Gary thanked her for being such an excellent position mannequin for Leah.
“I simply really feel Leah feeling deserted and no matter she feels,” Kristina mentioned. “No 12-year-old ought to ever really feel like that.”