Leah turned 12 throughout tonight’s Teen Mother OG episode, however her mother Amber determined to not be a part of her daughter’s family-only celebration. Now, can the MTV mother repair the “bond” together with her mini-me?
The context: Gary requested Leah what she wished to do for her birthday — and if she wished to ask her different father or mother for a small, family-only get-together with Kristina, sister Emilee and Grandma Tonya (Amber’s mother).
“I do not wish to,” Leah advised Gary and Kristina about Amber, though he mentioned it was “vital” to spend time together with her. “We do not actually have a bond like that. Twelve years, and he or she hasn’t actually executed something. That is form of been Kristina’s spot.”
Kristina’s take: “I am simply the bonus mother.”
However Gary did not need Leah to put in writing off her mom as a result of “in some unspecified time in the future,” she ought to attempt to have a relationship together with her.
“All she did was give delivery to me,” Leah responded, which Gary refuted.
“She won’t have at all times been there, however she was there,” he acknowledged. “I simply don’t desire you lacking out on one thing that may very well be there. However if you happen to’re not letting her come over and you are not letting her spend time with you, you then’re by no means going to have what you missed.”
Leah concluded that Amber may come to the gathering. However Amber was conflicted.
“I really feel like if I am going, I will really feel a bit uneasy,” she advised her producer Townsend throughout a telephone name. “As soon as Leah stops making excuses of seeing me, I wish to have relationship with all of them. I actually do. But when that is how it’s, I am simply going to offer it house.”
Proper earlier than the celebration, Gary advised Leah that her mom would not be coming — and that Amber wished to do one thing for dinner individually.
“I do not need one-on-one together with her like that,” Leah responded and mentioned she would inform her mother later.
After the festivities — which included loads of presents and a hibachi chef making ready dinner — Amber advised her brother Shawn by way of Facetime concerning the state of affairs.
“She thinks I missed her celebration, however I want to simply do one thing alone together with her and no one’s responding,” Amber mentioned. “She thought since she was turning 12 years previous, she advised me she was unbiased. There was issues she was telling me that you’d have f*cking flipped. I advised her I might give her a while.”
However Amber took subject when Shawn mentioned she was “absent” throughout Leah’s childhood.
“I wasn’t absent. In reality, I took care of her by my rattling self earlier than I went to f*cking jail,” Amber retorted. “I will be absent if it retains her away from sh*t she does not must f*cking be round. I will be absent. However I am not absent. I used to be nonetheless in her life.”
Amber claimed that Gary and Kristina did “not do their half” and had advised her “lies on some issues.”
“It takes a number of work to make up for 12 years,” Shawn mentioned.
“I would like her to know that we do have a bond, and she’s going to miss me if I do not come over the best way that I used to,” Amber confused. “I would like her to know, do not have a look at your f*cking mom and say, ‘I haven’t got a bond with you.'”
Hold watching Amber and Leah on Teen Mother OG each Tuesday at 8/7c.