Her husband, Phil Robertson, detailed the incident on his Unashamed podcast — from being woken in the course of the evening to driving her to the hospital to restore her lip, which was cut up in two. She’s residence now and doing OK.
“I am slumbering,” Phil mentioned of discovering out what occurred. “She’s an evening individual… I really feel this shaking. I lookup. She’s standing there beside the mattress and in her left hand there is a fabric on her mouth. She mentioned, ‘I believe you might need to take me to the physician.'”
He requested “Miss Kay” to take away the fabric so he may see the damage and, recalled, “I am her prime lip, was cut up in two, a couple of quarter of an inch. That is an enormous reduce.”
The facial damage is in depth. “It is on the highest left and her backside lip, over on the suitable facet, there was only a chunk gone. Bleeding profusely is an understatement.”
Kay defined to Phil that she was going to kiss her beloved canine Bobo goodnight, however unbeknownst to her the pet was asleep when she approached it. She startled the canine and it defended itself.
Phil mentioned seeing how in depth the wound was, he knew he needed to get Kay to the hospital “instantly.”
Phil mentioned as all this was taking part in out, Kay advised him sternly, “Do not put that canine to sleep — as a result of it wasn’t his fault,” she mentioned of the girl’s finest pal, who has its personal Instagram account.
Phil mentioned he replied, “‘Effectively, it was his fault alright.’ However I mentioned, ‘The outdated saying, Miss Kay, let a sleeping canine lie! It’s essential do not forget that.'” He added that what Bobo did “wasn’t malicious.”
Docs “stitched all of it up and pulled it collectively,” however there “will likely be a scar.”
Kay’s son Jase remarked on how stunning it was when Kay linked her damage to granddaughter Mia being born with a cleft lip and palate, which she underwent surgical procedure for. The matriarch mentioned she’d be capable of hook up with Mia now “at a deeper stage… Solely she may suppose, within the second of nonetheless being sore.”
Phil mentioned he was impressed Kay “by no means cried,” even whereas getting 5 photographs and being stitched up.
And Kay has already reunited with Bobo. After leaving the hospital and coming residence, Bobo was the “first one to expire” to greet her,” Phil mentioned. She advised her husband the canine “apologized” by licking her on the foot.
They went on to debate Bobo with Jase calling him “a killer” of snakes and mice, however a very good canine. The canine additionally has dangerous imaginative and prescient because it has cataracts.
Bobo appeared on Duck Dynasty, viewers might bear in mind. The present led to 2017 after 11 seasons, however Phil was suspended from the present in 2013 amid racist and homophobic comments.
Final 12 months, Phil found he had an adult daughter, Phyllis, from an extramarital affair within the ’70s. Kay, who married Phil in 1966, welcomed her with open arms.
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