Melissa Gorga and Teresa Giudice aren’t the one ones feeling the toxicity of their bitter household feud.
Melissa opened up about how her and Joe Gorga‘s ongoing rift together with his sister is negatively affecting their children—cousins Antonia Gorga, Gino Gorga, Joey Gorga, Gia Giudice, Milania Giudice, Gabriella Giudice and Audriana Giudice—on The Actual Housewives of New Jersey‘s Feb. 28 episode.
Throughout Teresa and fiancé Luis “Louie” Ruelas‘ Love Bubble Occasion celebrating their engagement, Melissa had an icy dialog with nieces Gia and Gabriella, with Gia crediting the awkwardness to not having seen their aunt in a while.
“Each time my mother and Zio Joe have drama, robotically the youngsters get separated,” Gia defined in a confessional. “Like, a wall simply goes up.”
Melissa additionally acknowledged the coldness between them, including in her personal confessional, “It is simply unhappy, as a result of I really love the ladies deep down inside and I do know they’ve hate for us. I do know they do. It is horrible. I would not want this on anyone.”
As for Joe, he skipped the occasion, saying he wasn’t able to see his sister amid their nonetheless unstable relationship.