It has been an intense week for followers of “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette,” given the rocky finale everyone watched with Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia. On Friday afternoon, one other franchise couple introduced their break up, and this one will certainly have folks speaking. Clayton Echard and Susie Evans have ended their relationship.
Evans & Echard Shared a Statement on Instagram
The Instagram publish that Evans and Echard shared late Friday afternoon included a candy picture of them collectively and a prolonged assertion. “With extremely heavy hearts, we needed to share that we’ve got determined to go our separate methods,” the assertion started. They famous it was a “painful resolution to make and never one taken evenly.”
Some followers of “The Bachelor” speculated this may be coming after a serious resolution Echard and Evans lately revealed. About a month in the past, the couple shared they have been shifting, however they weren’t shifting to the identical place collectively. Echard was going to move to Scottsdale, Arizona, whereas Evans was shifting to Los Angeles, California. They insisted they have been nonetheless collectively, and could be visiting each other usually. However, a good variety of “Bachelor” followers frightened this was the start of the tip of their romance.
“We perceive that there’ll doubtless be numerous questions on this resolution,” the couple added of their breakup assertion. They added, “Although this final 12 months collectively has introduced us a lot pleasure and so many laughs, there has additionally been a major quantity of ache.” Echard and Evans famous they knew there could be struggles, however “we have realized that we weren’t ready for the exterior forces that hindered our means to not solely heal as people but additionally as a pair.”
The Couple Maintain Love & Respect for One Another
The pair’s assertion additionally famous they “stand in help of one another” as they “hope to see the opposite go on to seek out happiness and therapeutic.” The Instagram posts shortly garnered quite a lot of help from “Bachelor Nation.” Fellow franchise personalities resembling Kelley Flanagan, Nick Viall, Katie Thurston, and Kaitlyn Bristowe all left supportive feedback inside minutes of the assertion being posted.