Not holding again. As followers watch Noella Bergener cope with her divorce on The Real Housewives of Orange County, the fact star revealed that her state of affairs with estranged husband James Bergener has solely gotten worse.
“5 months in the past my husband and companion of 6 years left the home together with his toothbrush forsaking his life, household and residential,” Noella, 36, wrote in a prolonged Instagram submit on Sunday, December 19, alongside a clip from an upcoming episode of RHOC. “He ended our marriage with service of divorce papers from Puerto Rico. Which he doesn’t qualify for since we're California residents and nothing untoward occurred in our marriage there.”
The sneak peek on the Wednesday, December 22, episode confirmed Noella emotionally reacting to the divorce papers. In accordance with the Bravo character, the problems between her and James have solely gotten worse since then.
“To this date James has not visited our son or given me any clarification for his departure. He has fled the state to evade service,” she continued, addressing the information that the lawyer allegedly owes the IRS and the State of California round $5.eight million. “My playing cards are nonetheless shut off, he hasn’t paid a dime in help, he stopped paying for our house and is at present holding up our divorce until I signal an announcement saying that I lied about him, his enterprise companion and his model.”
Noella claimed that she spoke “nothing however the fact” when it got here to her ex, including, “If something I actually protected my husband by not talking about his points however reasonably centered on my journey on this now divorce. He's the daddy of my baby and need him to be effectively.”
The RHOC newcomer explained that she chose to stay on the show as a result of “it was the one factor getting me off the bed,” whereas additionally hoping that “others going via one thing comparable” may relate to her story.
“I understand there are three sides to each story. I've requested him to provide an evidence via a third get together to supply perception which he has repeatedly declined. The whole lot I’ve stated and am saying are FACTS,” she continued. “Thanks in your continued help and prayers for my household. I don’t want to encourage James bashing with this submit. Simply offering perception to the hell I'm nonetheless in.”
Noella, who married James in June 2020, mentioned the shift in her marriage with Nicole James within the RHOC clip.
“I nonetheless want to seek out him to be able to flip again on the bank cards and ensure the lease will get paid and to be able to transfer ahead with my son’s remedy,” the California native, who shares 2-year-old son James with her estranged husband, detailed.
Whereas addressing her son’s autism analysis in one other scene with costar Shannon Beador, Noella stated that it was “positively a curveball we didn’t anticipate.”
In court docket paperwork obtained by Us Weekly in August, Noella filed for legal separation and cited “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for his or her cut up. Noella additionally requested to obtain major and bodily custody of their son, with a request that her estranged husband solely have visitation rights.
The Actual Housewives of Orange County airs on Bravo Wednesdays at 9 p.m. ET.