During the time in which they were married, Cleveland and Loretta had a toxic relationship. Loretta was abusive to her then-husband Cleveland. She thought of Cleveland as a wuss and as a result had multiple affairs with other men during the course of their marriage. While they were married, they had one child, Cleveland Brown Jr. In Season 4's The Cleveland-Loretta Quagmire, Loretta left him after she had an affair with Cleveland.