Nevertheless, simply months later, information broke that Tristan had not solely cheated on Khloé once more, however had additionally secretly fathered a baby exterior of their relationship.
Tristan denied the kid was his when Maralee initially sued him for numerous child-related bills in December, however finally conceded that he was the daddy when a DNA take a look at proved his paternity.
What’s extra, Tristan didn’t inform Khloé in regards to the being pregnant earlier than the information was made public, leaving her to search out out with the “remainder of the world” when authorized paperwork from the courtroom case have been leaked on-line. Her uncooked response was documented in her household’s Hulu actuality collection, The Kardashians.
And as if that wasn’t unhealthy sufficient, we later discovered that Khloé and Tristan had really been getting ready to welcome a baby of their very own by way of surrogate at this very time.
Their child boy was born in July this 12 months, and The Kardashians has since revealed that Tristan was really encouraging Khloé to go forward with their surrogacy plans regardless of being conscious that Maralee was pregnant.
However simply once we thought we’d heard the worst of it, Khloé made one other stunning revelation about their relationship within the newest episode of the Hulu present, which aired this week.
Whereas talking about Tristan’s paternity scandal together with her sister, Kim, in a scene filmed within the early months of this 12 months, Khloé ended up revealing that the NBA participant had really proposed to her.
“I imply, the truth that he proposed and also you by no means advised us,” Kim tells Khloé as the 2 focus on how unhealthy the connection was. A producer then asks Khloé throughout a confessional, “Tristan proposed to you?” In response, she confirms: “Yeah.”
Kim goes on to reveal extra about Tristan’s proposal plans in a confessional of her personal. “I’ll always remember Tristan calling me, and he was gonna suggest to her on Valentine’s Day, which was like a 12 months since that they had drama. So this was final Valentine’s Day,” she says.
“After which I referred to as him the day after, and I used to be like, ‘Hey, I by no means heard something from Khloé, oh my God, did you intend?’” she remembers. “And he was like, ‘Oh yeah, I did in December.’”
Khloé then says that she really turned Tristan down, explaining that she wanted to ensure she was snug and blissful within the relationship earlier than accepting a proposal from him.
“I mentioned, ‘I have to guarantee that it is a completely totally different relationship as a result of I wanna be proud to say I’m engaged to anybody,’” she remembers. “And that’s why I mentioned, ‘I’m not snug accepting this proper now, as a result of I’m not excited to inform my household.’”
“As hurtful as that in all probability was for him to listen to, it was the reality,” she provides. “I’m not ever gonna settle for one thing and provides somebody false hope. And I mentioned that to him.”
Whereas Kim’s feedback seem to recommend that Tristan proposed in December 2020, sources with insider information advised BuzzFeed Information that the athlete really proposed to Khloé in December 2019.
The sources mentioned that whereas Khloé didn’t settle for Tristan’s proposal in 2019, the pair ended up discussing issues once more in February 2021, and finally did get engaged.
The insiders added that Khloé and Tristan have been engaged till she discovered about his paternity scandal in December 2021.
And whereas Khloé and Tristan by no means publicly introduced the information of their engagement, the pair dropped a number of hints about their standing over the next months.
To start with, in Season 1 of The Kardashians — which was filmed within the latter months of final 12 months — Khloé memorably mentioned marriage was the “finish purpose” with Tristan after revealing that the NBA participant had mentioned the topic with not simply her, however her mother, Kris Jenner, a number of occasions.
“All Tristan talks to me about generally is getting married,” Kris advised Khloé whereas the 2 have been out for lunch in Episode 9. “He’s all the time speaking about how a lot he desires to regain that belief that he is aware of that he misplaced.”
“Yeah, he talks about it on a regular basis,” Khloé agreed, earlier than elaborating in a confessional: “I’m not with Tristan to only float round with Tristan. I imply, marriage is the top purpose.”
What’s extra, in Episode 7, Tristan advised Khloé that she was “by no means leaving” him because the pair mentioned their future as a pair. “Blood in, blood out… We’re household for all times,” he mentioned, to which she agreed: “I believe both approach it goes, we’re household in case you prefer it or not.”
However undoubtedly probably the most pointed trace that Khloé dropped was the large diamond ring she started sporting in February 2021 — the very month that she and Tristan had gotten engaged.
She continued to put up pictures with the ring on in March too, and notably wore it at Tristan’s 30th party that month.
And in April, Tristan left an eyebrow-raising remark beneath an image she shared that was solely targeted on the ring.
Khloé by no means addressed the floods of Instagram feedback about her and Tristan’s relationship standing in response to the ring. Nevertheless, her mother, Kris, fueled the hypothesis additional after she made a cryptic comment in regards to the potential engagement throughout an look on The Ellen Present that very same month.
When requested about Khloé’s ring and the continued hypothesis, Kris neither confirmed nor denied that the star was engaged, as an alternative saying: “That is an excellent ring. I believe she simply loves jewellery. She loves an excellent, you realize, ring!”
She then seemingly deflected issues altogether as she advised host Ellen DeGeneres, “You need to ask Khloe [about it].”
Quick ahead to the top of the 12 months, and — if all else hadn’t — Tristan’s courtroom battle with Maralee seemingly confirmed that he and Khloé had really been engaged.
In keeping with authorized paperwork obtained by a number of shops, Tristan advised Maralee that he and Khloé could be “married quickly” as he tried to encourage her to get an abortion. He additionally purportedly referred to the truth star as his fiancée and mentioned that they have been planning on publicly asserting the information of their engagement.
“I’m engaged however I will probably be married quickly,” he allegedly wrote in messages to Maralee. “I advised you I gained’t and might’t be within the baby life in any respect on no account … Why not wait until yoj discover the best individual to have a household with… Why would you desire a child with a person that’s engaged. You wanna hold a mistake.”
“Only a heads up me and my fiancè gonna announce publicly about out marriage,” he added, in accordance with the filings. “Only a heads up. We in all probability transferring out the nation in September and stay both in Europe or Caribbean. Higher residing for us and our household away from the bs of America.” Tristan by no means publicly confirmed whether or not or not the messages have been professional.
You may watch the most recent episode of The Kardashians on Hulu, or Disney+ internationally, now. The following episode will probably be launched on October 5.