During the Thursday, October 15, episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, a then-pregnant Malika, 37, and her BFF Khloé Kardashian went on a fabulous babymoon together. That said, the famous twin couldn’t help but reflect on her situation with the 33-year-old “Cut It” rapper. “I don’t want to deal with the scrutiny or what people on the outside have to say about O.T. and what he’s doing,” Malika admitted during a private confessional.
“Why do I still want to hear about what my ex is doing? It’s none of my business, but ultimately, there’s not much of it that I can avoid,” she continued. “To be quite honest with you, it’s uncomfortable when you’re carrying someone’s child … [while] he’s out at this club and he’s with this girl.”
Ultimately, when Malika dreamed of starting a family, she never “envisioned” being a single parent. “That’s not the way I wanted this to happen,” the Los Angeles native expressed. “My blessing may not have come in the perfect picture that I expected, but I’m not gonna let anything overshadow the amount of love and support I have.”
Of course, during O.T.’s absence, Khloé was by Malika’s side every step of the way. “Malika isn’t with her baby daddy and it’s been a hard journey for her,” the Good American founder said in her own confessional. “Normally, he would be taking her on a babymoon, but since they’re not … I need to make this a trip to remember because she deserves it. I want her to feel good. I want her to feel loved and spoiled.”
Additionally, Khloé hosted her bestie’s over-the-top, bear-themed baby shower in February. “I will remember this day forever,” Malika gushed on Instagram at the time. “Can’t wait to show my baby how many people love him.”
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