Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, is sharing an emotional statement about life without her husband on what would have been the basketball star's 42nd birthday.
Vanessa Bryant posted a lengthy message on Instagram describing how much she misses the NBA legend and describes parts of her life without him a "horrible nightmare." In the message, Vanessa remembers so of his wonderful attributes as well.
"To my baby~ Happy birthday. I love you and miss you more than I can ever explain. I wish you and Gigi were here to celebrate YOU! I wish I could make you your fav food or a birthday cake with my Gigi. I miss your big hugs, your kisses, your smile, your loud ass deep laugh. I miss teasing you, making you laugh and bursting your bubble. I miss you sitting on my lap like my big baby that you are. I think about your tenderness and patience all the time," she began.