SISTER Wives star Kody Brown divorced Meri in 2014 to marry his “favorite” wife Robyn.
Meri admitted their marriage was dead and has since been trying to get on a better path in life.
Who is Meri Brown?
Meri Brown is one of the stars from the reality show Sister Wives.
From 1990-2014, she was one of Kody Brown’s four wives.
In recent years, Kody divorced Meri to marry his “favorite” sister wife Robyn so he could adopt her three children.
Kody and Meri’s marriage had been on the rocks for years, as she has contemplated several times leaving the family on the TLC series.
In July 2021, she opened up on Instagram about her struggles that she has been going through.
“Ever had those days, those weeks, those months, when things just keep HAPPENING? Doesn’t matter how much you work, how much you push, how much you try, something else comes up. Sometimes it’s just life,” she captioned a pictures on Instagram.
“Sometimes you have to just learn something. Sometimes you’re being fully manipulated and you know it. Don’t worry. Power stance is ON!”
While she did not reveal what struggles she is currently going through, she posted words of encouragement and a message about finding her way.
“I’m BRAVE, I’m STRONG, I’m COURAGEOUS, and I WILL do this! I will find MY tribe, the people who will STAND with me and not push against me. THOSE are the people that matter,” she said.
When did Meri and Kody split?
After being married for 30 years, the two split officially in 2014.
Meri was the first wife Kody married.
In the show, they went to couple’s counseling to try and mend their relationship.
“The relationship between he and I is gone, it’s dead, it’s over,” Meri revealed.
Kody claims that Meri deceived him into marrying her.
“I feel like I was deceived into a relationship that was very different than what I expected,” he said.
“Meri and I had a fast courtship with a lot of expectations and a lot of not communicating.”
“I didn’t know who I was marrying. As things unfolded, I started to become troubled and bitter by the situation I was in,” he concluded.
How many wives does Kody have?
As of 2021, Brown has had four wives, of whom he is legally and “spiritually” married to.
Those wives have include:
In April 2021, Christine opened up about questioning if her marriage with Brown is what she wants.
“The thing that I struggled with most is when I feel like I don’t have a say or when I feel like I’m not as important or things like that,” she told US Weekly.
“I’m just tired. I need a partnership. I need something different than this. The relationship that I have with Kody isn’t what I would want either. What I have here is not what I want right now.”
Do Kody and Meri have children together?
Kody and Meri share one daughter together, Mariah Brown, 25.
Mariah is the family’s openly gay daughter and is engaged to her girlfriend, Audrey Kriss.
On social media, Mariah is an advocate for social issues including, Black Lives Matter, and LGBTQ+ equality.
She also seems to be into yoga and nature as there are multiple pictures and videos on her account related to the topics.
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