This series continues with Nathan and Jefferson’s mother Rea Walton. In this episode, pt. 2 of 3 with Rea, she discusses her decision to marry her best friend, and their initial struggles, how the marriage became increasingly difficult as her husband became more and more self-destructive, how she found out about his homosexuality and tried to help him overcome, how her own feelings of shame impeded her progress, and why she finally decided to leave.
Part 1 with Rea here
Part 3 with Rea here