My Big Fat Fabulous Life sees Whitney Thore visit with longtime friend Buddy Bell and it ends with an awkward kiss. On the season premiere, Whitney heads to Washington DC to visit Buddy. Whitney was happy that she got to catch up and spend time with him. However, her trip didn’t end the way she thought it would. While saying her goodbyes, she receives an unexpected kiss from Buddy.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life – Whitney Thore Worries About Buddy
Whitney was hesitant to visit Buddy because she felt like she was being disloyal to Heather Sykes. Even though she understands that they are friends, Heather wishes they weren’t. Whitney is aware that if Heather finds out about the kiss it would ruin her. What started off as a great trip ended with Whitney Thore feeling confused and guilty.
Whitney Thore visits Buddy Bell to see how he is doing with his sobriety. Buddy Bell moved to DC to help with his drug addiction recovery. Whitney and Buddy have been friends for many years. She worries that anything can trigger him and he could go back to his old ways. She questions the difficulty of his sobriety.
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During the premiere of My Big Fat Fabulous Life, Whitney states that she found out about Buddy’s new girlfriend on social media. She admits that she doesn’t know much about his new girlfriend. Not hearing from him that he has a new girlfriend makes her worried that he could be hiding other things from her.
Buddy Bell Struggles With Sobriety
Buddy has been sober for ten months. However, he admits it has not been easy. In the season premiere of My Big Fat Fabulous Life, Buddy expresses to Whitney that he is not happy living in DC. He feels like he is right back where he started. He is back delivering pizza like was before and hates it. Plus he misses home so he wants to move back to Greensboro, North Carolina.
Staying sober hasn’t been easy for Buddy Bell. The My Big Fat Fabulous Life star admits that there are times when he wants to drink beer and do drugs. He can go from being happy one moment to wanting to die the next. However, going back to Greensboro could make it even harder for him to stay sober.
Whitney Thore and Buddy Bell Say Goodbye With Awkward Kiss
During her visit, Whitney Thore felt like Buddy was being really flirty. She found it weird and clarifies that she has no feelings towards him. She expresses that there are no feelings in the “lower swimsuit area”. However, she can’t say that he feels the same.
Tonight on the premiere of My Big Fat Fabulous Life, it gets a little awkward when the trip comes to an end. After a couple of I love you’s were exchanged, Buddy Bell kisses Whitney Thore. He quickly realizes that the kiss was a little too long and apologizes. Whitney was not expecting a goodbye like that.
She knows that it was probably an accident, but doesn’t know what to think about it. The situation gets awkward quick and she leaves feeling more confused than ever. See Whitney Thore’s reaction to the kiss on tonight’s season premiere on TLC.
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