Kristi says her 4-year-old daughter, Natasha, and 7-year-old son, Joey, were killed in a house fire in 1993, and she believes she failed them by not being able to save their lives. Now, she says, she fears every day that something could happen to her son, Mitch, or her daughter, Diamond. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Huge family drama?
Kristi says Diamond, a transgendered woman who is currently homeless and sometimes works as an escort, has thrown the tragedy in her face. “She says I let my kids die and I’m going to let her die also,” says Kristi. WATCH ‘My Life Is Out Of Control In A Really Good Way,’ Says Woman Who Is Transitioning From Male To Female
“I didn’t say it exactly how she’s saying it,” says Diamond. She denies using the tragedy to leverage her mother.
Mitch says he’s tired of Diamond taking advantage of their mother. How does the audience respond when Mitch tells Kristi to let Diamond go?
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