KEEPING Up with the Kardashians fans expressed their shock as Khloe’s homeless friend Shorty from season 1 “looks so different.”
The 36-year-old reconnected with Shorty during Thursday’s episode of the E! show.
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Khloe tracked down Shorty, who she previously met and bonded with during the first season of the reality show.
Once production was able to get a hold of Shorty, he was brought to the famous family’s home to reunite with Khloe, Kim and Kourtney.
During a confessional, the KUWTK star reflected on how much he’s changed since when they first met as he previously “didn’t want to get off the streets.”
She said: “Now he wants to create a better, healthier environment for himself and we’re all for that.”
Later in the confessional, Khloe said: “We know that Shorty is trying to better himself and get this apartment for himself and we want to help as much as we can.”
The reality star added that she wanted to “surprise” Shorty by helping him get the apartment of his dreams.
The episode concluded with Khloe, Kim and Kourtney FaceTiming Shorty as he thanked them for his new apartment.
A number of fans took to Twitter to rave about the reunion, as they said Shorty “looks so different.”
One fan wrote: “Omg shorty is different now, I remember him the one you and kourtney helped and in kris’s shower you bathed him.”
Another person happily added: “Shorty is back!”
A third chimed in: “So happy for and proud of Shorty!! Where there is a will there is a way!! Always have faith!!”
Even Khloe got in on the conversation as she said: “I think he looks so good! He really doesn’t look like he aged much in 15 years.”
Fans continued to comment on the reunion as another person wrote: “I am so happy to see Shorty doing well.”
A following person said: “Love seeing Shorty, brings me back to the beginning. KUWTK.”
Another viewer added: “OMG That call with Shorty was so sweet.”
The compliments for Shorty continued as another fan wrote: “Shorty seriously has not aged!!!!”
Shorty was first introduced to KUWTK fans during the first season when Khloe took him under her wing after she found him sitting in the parking lot outside of the family’s DASH store.
The famous family decided to help Shorty as they took him to their mansion and let him shower, while he also got a haircut and was given a new pair of clothes.
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