Noella Bergener, from REAL Housewives of Orange County, sobbed as she revealed her ex-husband, James, in disguise as serving her divorce papers with a delivery of FLOWERS.
The famous lawyer, known as “Sweet James”, allegedly made his wife accept the legal documents by pretending to be a delivery guy with a flower arrangement.
During a shoot at her home with costar Emily Simpson, 45, the RHOC newbie began to get emotional as she explained the latest with her nasty divorce.
Noëlla, 36, told her friend about the divorce: “I love her, I don’t want that. But I feel like I would be so stupid to allow this man to come back into my life and into my house.
As she started to cry louder, she then explained, “Sunday I walk to the hall and there is a man standing with beautiful flowers.
“And I cry and ask ‘where’s the note?’ He said to me “are you Noella? And I said ‘yes’. And he says ‘you are served’.
As she was now completely sobbing, she added, “I kept them but wanted to throw them away.”
In a confessional, she alleged the move was tactical because the first time she was served with legal papers, they “didn’t count.”
“The first time the divorce papers were served, my mother opened the door. And so because I didn’t technically receive them, it didn’t count as served.
“So this time James sent flowers to make sure I was the one to come to the door. I don’t know, you can’t write that shit,” she said, looking up at the door. sky.
This season – which is the first debutant Bravo has appeared on – has been tumultuous as she learns shocking details about her husband on camera.
In a previous episode, the reality TV star was shocked to learn of her husband, James Bergener’s huge tax debt.
California girl FaceTimed her co-star and friend Shannon Beador was emotionally overwhelmed and cried as she explained the predicament.
“Someone has come to serve papers, divorce papers. He was in Puerto Rico. And it’s all in Spanish, ”Noella revealed of the first time she was served – which she said“ didn’t count ”.
A stunned Shannon could only ask “what?” As she hugged her chest.
Noëlla continued, “Her wardrobe is here, her things are here… her car is here. His life is here. He closed the credit cards.
“I’m lost. I’m completely lost, I don’t know what to do. I don’t know what to think. It’s a bad dream. Just a really, really bad dream. I’m trying to get, you know, to talk to a lawyer and what happens next. “
After learning about his “secret” tax debts, the beautiful brunette then began to sob, explaining: “He made a mistake and he must fix it.”
“But I never thought that would be the end of a marriage. You know, I never thought that would mean I’m a single mom with our son.
“I just want my husband to come tell me what’s going on?” As if my son had just been diagnosed with autism in May. My mother was hospitalized in June.
MASSIVE TAX DEBT
Noëlla’s husband currently has a tax debt of $ 5.8 million that dates back to 2018.
Originally Noella claimed she knew “nothing” about her financial crisis and when he told her she felt like it was a $ 4 million tax lien.
However, a second lien added an additional $ 2 million to their massive debt limit, bringing the amount owed to the IRS to nearly $ 6 million.
Last month, The Sun exclusively revealed that Noella is seeking legal and physical custody of their two-year-old son, James Jr. amid their unpleasant divorce.