“Britney — Simply name me, I've tried many occasions to talk to you straight and deal with this privately like sisters ought to, however you continue to select to do all the pieces on a public platform,” the 30-year-old shared by way of her Instagram Story on Saturday, January 15.
Jamie Lynn continued, writing, “Within the meantime, please cease persevering with the narrative that I haven’t been there for you or that I’m making issues up. I’m pleased to share what number of occasions I’ve reached out to you, supported you and tried that can assist you. That is embarrassing and has to cease. Love you.”
The message got here hours after Britney, 40, shared one other open letter to her little sister by way of Twitter. “Jamie Lynn … I don’t think your book is about me in any respect … I stated some harsh issues since you clearly damage me by the issues you're making up about me,” she wrote.
The “Poisonous” singer was referring to her Thursday, January 13, message in response to the Zoey 101 alum’s ABC Information interview. Jamie Lynn was selling her upcoming memoir, Issues I Ought to Have Stated, out Tuesday, January 18, which incorporates allegations about her well-known sibling’s “erratic” habits.
Britney initially responded that Jamie Lynn “never had to work for anything” and claimed her youthful sister was “by no means round me a lot 15 years in the past,” hinting that Jamie Lynn couldn’t correctly touch upon her habits.
On Friday, the Grammy Award winner launched one other assertion by way of Twitter concerning the Sweet Magnolias star’s allegations that Britney as soon as locked them both in a bathroom with a knife. “NOW and solely NOW do I do know solely a scum individual would make up such issues about somebody,” Britney continued on the time.
The singer backtracked a few of her digs at Jamie Lynn in Saturday’s letter, however she continued to disclaim her sister’s recollections.
“After I stated solely a scum individual would make up things like that about somebody, I might have sworn I stated ‘however you’re not’ … but it surely doesn’t make sense in any respect to me what you're saying,” Britney continued. “I do know you labored arduous for the life you might have and you've got executed wonderful!!!! However I believe we might each must comply with the truth that the household has by no means been remotely as arduous on you as they've been on me!!!”
The “Fortunate” songstress was put into her conservatorship — giving her father Jamie Spears authorized management over her individual and funds — in 2008 when Jamie Lynn was 17. The teenager gave start to daughter Maddie, now 13, later that yr. The conservatorship was brought to an end in November 2021.
“What Dad did to me, they don’t even do this to criminals … so so that you can sit again and act utterly aloof to what has occurred to me is truthfully insane to me !!!” Britney wrote, including that she was compelled to go to rehab for 4 months. “I’m truthfully shocked Dad isn’t in jail!!! Come on!!! We're presupposed to have one another’s again … however what you’re saying simply actually confuses me!!!”
Britney continued by telling the previous Nickelodeon star that she simply needs to maintain this out of the general public eye. “All I do know is I really like you unconditionally!!! So go forward and say no matter you need … it’s so cheesy for a household to combat publicly like this!!! You say you're keen on me … but your loyalty continues to be with the people who damage me most!!!” the engaged singer added.
She continued, including that “the factor that saddens me essentially the most” was Jamie Lynn allegedly taking “days to reply” to Brit’s calls from rehab. “I wanted you … my household, my blood and your help greater than something!!!” the mom of two added.
Ultimately, each Jamie Lynn and older brother Bryan Spears stepped in to test on the pop star. “You guys did completely nothing UNTIL a yr in the past,” the Las Vegas performer wrote. “I stated one thing on Instagram and also you and Bryan confirmed up at my home … due to an Instagram publish!!!”
She informed the songwriter to “say no matter you wish to say simply know I do know your actual coronary heart greater than anybody!!!” She added that Jamie Lynn “deserve[s] a phenomenal life.”
Britney concluded, “I want I'd have the ability to do what you’re doing and do interviews!!! I’m fearful of all of it … I love you for being robust … simply know I really like you and I believe you realize that already greater than something!”