An emotional tribute. Kim Kardashian honored her late father, Robert Kardashian, by sharing a series of handwritten notes on the 19th anniversary of his death.
“My dad passed away 19 years ago,” Kim, 41, he wrote via his Instagram story on Saturday, October 1, along with a message his father wrote to him. “I miss coming home to these notes that I could barely read with his left handwriting. I love you so much dad, I can always feel you.
Robert, who was also the father of kourtney kardashian, khloe kardashian Y robert kardashian — was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in 2003. He died two months later, on September 30, at the age of 59.
In a second snapshot posted on Saturday, the KKW Beauty founder shared several Father’s Day cards she had given the lawyer over the years, revealing that her father kept all the letters she gave him.
“Happy Father’s Day (and keep up the good work),” read a note from the 2002 reality star. “Dad, I just want you to know how much I appreciate everything you do for me. I love working for you! I love you and Happy Father’s Day.”
“We skied every Thanksgiving” The Kardashians the star wrote alongside another video of Robert skiing with the family. “Best memories ever! And the reason I love skiing today, especially with my kids.”
The Hulu personality, who is now a mom to her own daughters North, 9, and Chicago, 4, and sons Saint, 6, and Psalm, 3, whom she shares with ex kanye-west – is currently working to emulate his father’s legacy by earning his law degree and passing the freshman law student exam in December 2021.
Two years earlier, the keeping up with the Kardashians star open to Fashion about the advice Robert shared with her about a career in law. “He once said to me, ‘I think you’d be great at that. But I also think it’s super stressful and exhausting. So if you want a stress-free life, maybe don’t go to law school.”
In 2020, the SKIMS founder recalled idolizing the lawyer from a young age. “I think when I was a teenager and he was working in the DO [Simpson] case, I was sneaking into his office, looking at all the evidence and stuff I shouldn’t have been looking at,” he said during the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour at the time.
She continued: “Maybe it was in my soul for years that that is what I would have wanted to do. And I’ve even seen interviews appear now from six or seven years ago. People ask me what I wanted to do if I wasn’t filming my show. I always said I wanted to be a crime scene investigator or a lawyer.”