The countdown to baby no. 4 is on!
On Sunday’s Keeping up with the Kardashians, Kim Kardashian West got ready for the 2019 Met Gala while anxiously awaiting the arrival of her fourth child — all of which was supposed to happen in the same week.
“This time right now is so crazy hectic for me,” she said. “Studying law and the baby coming soon and I have the Met Ball this week. It’s all really overwhelming, I wish I had more time.“
While Kardashian West, 38, knew she’d be leaving town just days before her surrogate was due to give birth, she had a plan in place just in case.
“My sisters are on, so the attorney has my sister’s number,” she told her surrogate at a doctors appointment. “Khloé hopes that this happens when I’m gone because she wants the baby.”
And even though she only planned to be in New York City for the Met Gala for “36 hours,” her nerves were at an all-time high.
“I just have to get to the Met and back before the baby comes. is due in like eight days, but I’m still going to stay committed to the Met,” she said. “It has taken eight months to get our Met look perfected, and I committed to this, so I can’t miss it. I just hope she doesn’t have the baby early.”
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“The stress of being gone knowing that my surrogate can go into labor any moment just freaks me out,” she added.
When the day of the Met Gala — which she described as the “Oscars of fashion” — finally arrived, everything went off without a hitch.
“My anxiety is through the roof, but luckily I haven’t heard from my surrogate, so I hope there’s no emergency today and we just make it through tomorrow when we get home,” said Kardashian West.
The reality star made a statement on the red carpet in a skin-tight dress custom Mugler dress she said was inspired by her daughter North.
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“My dress is dripping wet and it’s like I’m coming out of the ocean, because North always says she’s an alien and I’m a mermaid,” she explained.
Back in Los Angeles, Kardashian West accompanied her surr