She continued: “She was part of this mindset that she’s kind of, not enjoying, but liking the fact Jamie was worried about her family because they went missing.
“I think she hoped that by disappearing, the outcome would be very different.
“If you have an argument with somebody or if you’ve got to that situation with somebody and then that person disappears, it’s a very final thing to do.
“And for him to have no knowledge of where she’s gone or what she’s up to, she knows that this is the only way to at least make him concerned or to think what life would be like if she wasn’t there.”
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