We guess Joe Giudice is more of a softy than he lets on.
While Teresa has been bragging about her man's 30-pound weight loss in prison, sources say there's bigger issues to worry about than the convict's physique. Apparently Mr. Giudice "really misses" his four kids (Gia, Milania, Gabriella, Audriana) and the distance is killing him.
The insider went on to explain:
"He's miserable. It's worse than anyone expected. He misses his kids so badly. He's having difficulty being away from them. He got so close with them when he was with them alone."
Aww… this makes total sense. The poppa had plenty of bonding time with his kiddos while Mrs. Giudice spent a year behind bars.
Despite having a few pals who he "gambles" with, J.G. is falling into a deep funk without his family: