See What Happens When Young Man Is About To Confront Mom Who He Calls 'Absentee'
Cole says that throughout his childhood, his mom, Debra, has disappointed him. He claims that she left him to be raised by his father and aunt and that she often promised to visit but never did. He claims she broke his trust by revealing to her friends and family that he is gay – a claim she denies. He also says he recently tried to help her get her life back on track, but she walked out on him again.
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WATCH: Woman Accused Of Being An 'Absentee Mom' Explains Her Behavior
In the video above, see what happens when Debra is invited to join him onstage.
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