Patricia Altschul was confronted with rumor a couple of doubtlessly secret romance with Shep Rose on Instagram after sharing a gaggle photograph of herself, Austen Kroll, and Whitney Sudler-Smith.
Earlier than defending her son towards claims of being “pretentious” and “spoiled,” the 81-year-old Southern Attraction forged member fired again at a fan who steered she was hooking up together with her co-star, Shep, who’s newly single after a cut up from Taylor Ann Inexperienced and practically 40 years her junior at 42.
“I want you all knew the reality…..hold watching,” Patricia teased within the caption of the July 27 photograph of herself, Austen, and Whitney having dinner collectively on the Isaac Jenkins Mikell Home restaurant in Charleston, South Carolina.
Following the posting of the photograph, a fan wrote, “Respectfully, I sincerely hope the rumors about you and Shep hooking up should not true Miss Patricia. Certainly, you may have higher style in males.”
And in response, Patricia made it clear that she discovered the rumor to be utterly outlandish.
“You possibly can’t be critical,” she replied.
One other fan started a sentence focused at Patricia’s son, Whitney, saying, “Whitney is a pretentious spoiled …. ,” earlier than Patricia completed the quote with a poignant assertion.
“Profitable producer of a number of TV reveals,” she shared.
As Southern Attraction stars have absolutely heard, Shep and Taylor parted methods earlier this month after about two years of relationship amid rumors claiming Shep was a continual cheater.
“Shep has an actual difficulty with monogamy and refused to decide to Taylor, telling her that he doesn’t need to be with only one particular person and alter his life-style,” a supply revealed to PEOPLE on the heels of the information of their breakup.
“She’s extremely harm, however she is aware of that she deserves a man who will battle for her, not one who’s so egocentric,” a second added. “He’ll remorse this.”
Previous to the cut up, Shep and Taylor skilled a being pregnant scare.
“I don’t need to have children proper now. However we don’t use safety,” Shep instructed Austen on the July 7 episode. “I don’t know what I need.”
Throughout the identical episode, Taylor questioned Shep’s completely happy response to her adverse outcome.
“You’re gonna excessive 5 to my ache and distress?” she puzzled. “You didn’t even ask how I felt. You simply thought, like, ‘Oh, no, there was a scare. What am I gonna do?’ Like, you haven’t ever actually mentioned, ‘When you issues had been to ever occur, you may belief in me.’”
Southern Attraction season eight airs Thursdays at 9/8c on Bravo.