Teresa Giudice has revealed her reaction to the news she will be spending 15 months in prison.

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During an appearance on Watch What Happens Live with husband Joe Giudice, which taped the day after her court hearing on Friday and will air October 6 at 9PM ET/PT on Bravo, Teresa opened up about her sentence.

"I was getting so nervous. I was so nervous yesterday that I was shaking," Teresa, 42, told show host Andy Cohen of her experience in court, according to Us Weekly.

"My nerves were pulling. At one point, I couldn't even move my fingers. They were, like, stuck. I couldn't open my hands. My nerves were shot. I've had sleepless nights. I, of course, I was shocked. It was very unexpected. I don't know, I don't even know what to say. I really don't even know what to say."

Teresa also received two years probation. She will reportedly begin her jail sentence on January 5 so she can enjoy the holidays with her family. Joe, 43, will serve his 41 months in prison afterwards so that one parent can be with their four daughters -- Audriana, 5, Milania, 8, Gabriella, 9, and Gia, 13 -- at all times.

"[I said it's] time for me to wake up, like, I do need to read things before I sign them. I do need to understand things before I sign them. I can't just -- I'm a trustworthy person, and sometimes I just take what other people say and I believe them and I trust them and I can't do that anymore," Teresa reportedly explained.

"I've got to make sure I fully understand something or fully read it or find a lawyer -- a contract lawyer -- that could help me, because I don't read contracts every day. So, I want to get better."

The Real Housewives of New Jersey star sat next to Joe holding his hand throughout the interview.

"My husband is a great father, a great husband, but I do everything with my daughters," Teresa told Cohen, Us reported. "I'm the one that's hands-on. All I've said to my husband was, 'Please take care of our daughters, that's all I ask. You've got to do what I do.'"

Teresa's oldest child apparently plans to step up to the plate once Teresa gets put behind bars.

"[Gia] said, 'It's going to be okay,'" Teresa said of Gia's reaction.

"She was being strong for me, I could tell. She said, 'Mommy don't worry about it. I'll be there. I'll help Daddy with the girls.' She said, 'That'll make me a better mom. That'll prepare me for when I'm a mom.' Oh my God, it broke my heart when she said that. She said the one person she was worried about was me."
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Joe and Teresa both pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud as well as three counts of bankruptcy back in March as part of a plea deal to resolve their 41-count federal fraud indictment. Joe also pleaded guilty to failure to file tax returns on nearly $1 million worth of his income.

In addition, the couple admitted to claiming false salaries between the years of 2001 and 2008 and submitting phony loan applications to get some $5 million in mortgages and construction loans.