Kanye, 43, claimed he had been trying to divorce Kim since she went to a hotel room with rapper Meek Mill when he accused her of trying to get him to “lock up” for his diatribes.
It is now claimed that Kim, 39, has met with divorce lawyers to discuss the future of their relationship.
But Kim made no mention of the divorce when she took to Instagram on Wednesday to discuss her recent outbursts.
Kim wrote: “As many of you know, Kanye has bipolar disorder. Anyone who has this or has a loved one in their life who knows about it knows how incredibly complicated and painful is to understand.
“I have never spoken publicly about how this has affected us at home because I am very protective of my children and Kanye’s right to privacy with regards to his health.
“But today I think I should comment on this because of the stigma and misconceptions about mental health.
“Those who understand mental illness or even compulsive behavior know that the family is powerless unless the person is underage.
“People who are not aware or who are far removed from this experience may be judgmental and not understand that the individual himself or herself has to go through the process to get help no matter how hard it is. family and friends.
“I understand that Kanye comes under criticism for being a public figure and actions can sometimes provoke strong opinions and emotions.
“She is a brilliant but complicated person who in addition to the pressure of being an artist and a black man, who has lived through the personal loss of his mother, and has to deal with the pressure and isolation brought to light by his bipolar disorder.
“Those close to Kanye know his heart and sometimes understand his words do not match his intentions. ”
Kim is believed to be seeking legal advice after Kanye’s explosion.
“Kim met with lawyers to explore and talk about divorce,” a source told Us Weekly.
Kim would have “wanted to make it work” “because of their children”.
It has also been claimed that Kim is currently awaiting divorce because it doesn’t look right.
“Now is not a good time for divorce,” a source told Page Six on Wednesday. “They’re smart enough to know it’s not a good look.
“She will demonstrate to try to support him, and then a divorce can come later.” ”
Kanye reportedly “humiliated” Kim on Sunday after claiming they nearly aborted their seven-year-old daughter North.
He also said he didn’t care if Kim got divorced when she gave him North.
Kanye then tweeted and deleted a series of Twitter threads criticizing Kim and her family.
He said he’s been trying to divorce Kim since she went to a hotel room with rapper Meek Mill.
Kanye West’s controversial comments
He also claimed that Kim and his mother Kris Jenner tried to get him “locked up” for his temper tantrums.
Then he said she was a white supremacist.
In the rant, he said Kris is prohibited from seeing her four children, North, Saint, four, Chicago, two, and Psalm, one.