Losing her cheating husband Eddie Cibrian to mistress LeAnn Rimes was one thing for Brandi Glanville. Seeing Rimes with her two sons is another entirely.
Being exposed to shared photos of Mason, 9, and Jake, 5, with their stepmom is "the worst pain you could ever imagine," she tells Bethenny Frankel.
"You think your heart has been broken after you get a divorce? Wait until there is a girl tweeting pictures of, 'Oh, look at my family.' You have no idea."
"I feel like she almost does it to antagonize me, but at this point I've accepted it," Brandi Glanville vented to Frankel on her talk show Bethenny.
"It took me awhile, but Xanax was my friend when that started happening," she adds. "I was like, 'You can have the man, but those are my babies.'"
Glanville and Cibrian, both 40, pulled the plug on their seven-year union in 2009 in the wake of his affair with Rimes (who was also married at the time).
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Glanville and Rimes, 31, have engaged in numerous Twitter wars and feuds of moderate intensity in recent years.
She does say there is one important silver lining to all of this, though.
"You know, I think [Eddie Cibrian] has actually become a much better father through divorce," she said. "Because when we were together, he wasn't home a lot."
"He didn't spend a ton of time with the kids, and now he's really present. That's the one positive I take away from it because the rest freaking sucks."
Most recently, LeAnn Rimes (below) seemed to call attention to the feud for kind of no reason. It's hard to tell who's more insecure or needs the other more ...