Bethenny Frankel Speaks Out On The Death Of Boyfriend Dennis Shields: ‘It’s Hard To Breathe’

 Bethenny Frankel is opening up about her heartache.

The “Real Housewives of New York City” star spoke out about her grief on Twitter on Sunday, following the tragic death of her on-again, off-again boyfriend Dennis Shields.

“It’s hard to breathe & I appreciate you giving me the space & support to try to do so,” she wrote. “It’s excruciating-sudden death is no closure & constant ?s & memories. Our relationship is current so it’s painfully raw. Trying to stay healthy & move through it w tears & close friends. Xo.”

Dennis was found unconscious and unresponsive in his apartment in Trump Tower earlier this month. His cause of death has not been released.

Shortly after, Bethenny paid tribute to Dennis on Instagram by sharing a sweet photo of him with her late dog Cookie, who died in October 2017. “Rest In Peace my sweet babies who gave me endless unconditional love. #nowandforever,” she captioned the photo.

— Gabi Duncan

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