Arie Luyendyk Jr. could have survived final week’s installment of “Meet the Dad and mom: Bachelor version,” however coming face-to-face with a girlfriend’s ex on Monday night time’s episode is one thing new solely.
Following his romantic one-on-one date with Becca in Peru, the couple retreat to the Fantasy Suite, a tent within the desert, to spend the night time. After having fun with a morning of cuddling underneath the South American solar, the pair head again to their residing quarters, the place her ex-boyfriend, Ross, is ready for Arie.
“My preliminary response was simply confusion,” Arie says of Ross’ shock arrival.
Sitting throughout from Arie, Ross makes it identified he’s in Peru to win again his lengthy misplaced love.
“I do know the present ends in a proposal and for so long as I thought of her, that’s my proposal to provide her,” Ross tells Arie. “She’s the love of my life, I wish to marry her. She’s the one factor on my thoughts the previous yr.”
After professing his love for Becca lower than 24 hours in the past, an irritated Arie needs to know why Ross has chosen to behave now, a yr after the breakup.
“The entire thing makes me offended and upset,” Arie seethes. “He’s clearly on a mission and I do really feel like, somebody who you dated for seven years does have an affect, and if Becca have been to depart I’d be crushed.”
With a bouquet of flowers in hand, Ross knocks on Becca’s door, able to make his transfer.
“I’m going to say what I must say,” Ross begins. “I do know that we had our ups and downs and loads of setbacks, however you’ve been on my thoughts, every single day this previous yr, and we’ve parted our methods, we each determined that. No person compares to you.”
Regardless of the small speak, Becca makes it clear the previous is the previous.
“I don’t wish to return to that,” Becca says. “I nonetheless want you one of the best, but it surely ended.”
After a upset Ross departs, Becca confers with Arie in regards to the stunning customer.
“We had such a very good night time and morning, I simply don’t need it to be tainted in any method,” Becca says.
With a rose ceremony looming, Arie must know if Ross will ceaselessly be behind Becca’s thoughts.
“He was such a giant a part of your life, I simply need you to really feel sure,” Arie says.
“He’s been a difficulty as far a letting go, perhaps this can be a downside I must face sooner or later. The timing couldn’t be any worse,” he continues.
Approaching the rose ceremony, nevertheless, Arie determines his relationship with Becca is robust sufficient to resist a shock curveball, in the end sending Kendall dwelling.
“I all the time have a lot enjoyable with you,” Arie tells Kendall. “I’ve been desirous about us and I simply don’t know, I don’t suppose we are able to get there.”
With Becca and Lauren set to fulfill Arie’s household subsequent week, this bachelor is inching nearer in direction of an engagement.