"The Real Housewives Of New York City" stars are having a headline-making month, no one more so than Countess LuAnn.
Last week the NY Post and New York Social Diary reported that LuAnn's husband Count Alex de Lesseps was in Europe and had dumped her, via email, for an Ethiopian woman.
Monday night the Countess - who reiterated she is keeping her title - talked to Us about the break up:
"It's been really difficult for me," The Real Housewives of New York City star says. "I just need time...
"We are going to be friends, and we're going to do the best thing for our kids."
The de Lesseps' Hamptons' home is now on the market.
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