Kailyn Lowry and Javi Marroquin have quite a history together.
It's been 18 months since Lowry and Marroquin got divorced, but they remain very much a part of one another's lives.
Part of the reason for that, of course, is the fact that Javi and Kailyn have a child together.
But Kail and Javi are also bound together by their shared professional commitments, as well as the never-ending drama that comes with starring on one of TV's most bonkers reality show.
They're exes who are unable to escape each other – even for short periods of time – and the situation is beginning to take a serious toll on what's left of their friendship.
1. Better Days
There was a time when TM2 fans couldn’t have wrapped their heads around the idea of Kailyn and Javi splitting up. Sadly, their marriage deteriorated quite rapidly, and it’s been all ups and downs ever since.
2. In It For Lincoln
After news of their divorce went public, Kail and Javi stated that they intended to put their son’s needs first and maintain an amicable co-parenting relationship. Unfortunately, their best intentions were soon overwhelmed by the reality of the situation.
3. Briana Drama
The lowest point in recent months came when Javi began dating Briana DeJesus, a longtime rival of Kailyn’s. Needless to say, Lowry wasn’t thrilled with his decision.
4. Kail v. Bri
It wasn’t long before Kailyn and Bri began exchanging trash talk on social media and forming alliances: Briana buddied up with Kail’s other rival, Jenelle Evans, while the rest of the cast sided with Lowry.
5. Stuck in the Middle
Javi was both the cause of the drama and an innocent bystander. Fortunately for all involved, the situation didn’t last very long.
6. Over Before It Got Started
Just as rumors began to fly indicating that Javi and Briana were getting serious, the couple called it quits. But that doesn’t mean their brief romance is no longer creating major drama …