Kate Garraway and her children Darcey and Billy recently welcomed Derek Draper back home after he spent over a year in hospital. The Good Morning Britain present’s husband contracting COVID-19 last year and has been battling the virus ever since. Speaking on This Morning today, Kate revealed the heartbreaking moment her daughter asked if she was “going to kill herself”.
Opening up on her two children, Kate said: “I think they were at times wondering if I was going to be okay, whether I could keep going.
“I do put that in the book, Darcey at one point actually said, ‘Mum, are you going to kill yourself?’ Out of the blue.”
“Oh my god,” host Holly Willoughby remarked. “What did you say?”
“Well the thing is that sounds horrific obviously but if you knew Darcey she’s really blunt and she will always go to the most awful thing she can imagine and work her way back.”
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