Howie was a character in the children’s book that Hunter and daughter Frances wrote last year.
Hunter is reportedly receiving child support from Edwards, 63, who quit politics to work at a law firm that bears his name in Raleigh, North Carolina.
But Hunter’s tardiness paying her bills to the Palm Beach Equine Clinic started about the time the former actress and Edwards officially broke up, and within months of Hunter and daughter Frances moving into a $518,000 house Edwards bought for them in the fancy gated community of Palm Beach Polo & Country Club.
The cops would do their thing, the paparazzi would scatter—then return an hour or so later and the whole ercise would start again. I did that because my friend really wanted to work for John Edwards. And my card, by the way, never said truth seeker on it. And on the way out, [the second friend] noticed a poster of someone she knew who was going to sing at the Regency and went back in to ask the concierge about it, and that's how I ended up standing on the street. I could give a spiritual answer, that I reflect back to him large parts of himself that were unconscious.
Throughout the day, news flashes and fresh rumors about her and Edwards popped up on my Black Berry and her laptop. Because I had this thing in my head like a lot of women, where you want your man to stand up on a cliff and scream, "I LOVE HER." You know, the knight in shining armor. We were standing outside waiting for my friend, and who comes waltzing around the corner but one Johnny Reid Edwards.
She eventually paid it down by $1,000 but then stopped paying, the complaint asserts.
Hunter isn’t returning calls for comment, and Edwards was away from his law firm during Easter weekend.After years and years of notoriety as the biggest political mistress since Monica Lewinsky, Rielle Hunter apologized this week for her affair with John Edwards. "Infidelity is wrong." When Cate Edwards learned that her father, former presidential candidate John Edwards, was cheating on her mother, Elizabeth, she was crushed.The 31-year-old daughter of the disgraced former U. senator adds that he personally admitted to her that he had had an affair with Rielle Hunter.The bills show a veterinarian visited Hunter’s horse in a barn near her house four to five times a month between August and November 2016, when the clinic cut her off.By then, she had racked up more than ,600 in bills.Rielle Hunter was eviscerated on The View yesterday as the gabfest panel, in particular Whoopi Goldberg, went nuclear on John Edwards' mistress."In your book, you trash a dead lady," Goldberg stated, referring to Rielle Hunter's new tell-all book, in which she bashes Elizabeth Edwards often.