Bachelor’s Brooklyn Reveals Whether She Still Has Feelings for Zach

Brooklyn and Zach.

The tip of the rodeo. Brooklyn Willie was despatched house by Zach Shallcross on the Monday, March 6, episode of The Bachelor — and he or she didn’t see the breakup coming.

“Within the second, sure, I did really really feel blindsided,” the 25-year-old contestant solely advised Us Weekly on the current Girls Inform All taping. “Nevertheless, you realize, having time to replicate after that, I do really feel like I acquired the closure I wanted, and I respect him for it really. Whereas I did really feel blindsided within the second, I respect his determination.”

Brooklyn advised Us that she had actual emotions for the 26-year-old lead.

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“When you may have emotions that robust, they don’t ever go away. He’s an amazing man, however, you realize, if anybody ever has any doubts about me, that’s not somebody I actually need to be with,” she defined. “So, I don’t nonetheless assume he may very well be The One, however I do nonetheless have emotions of mutual respect for him.”

The rodeo racer occasion desires her accomplice to have related qualities as Zach.

“I’d undoubtedly say I’m searching for somebody that’s emotionally clever — Zach may be very in a position to communicate on how he felt. I like that,” she mentioned. “But additionally, somebody who is ready to have these exhausting conversations and is ready to obtain them but additionally have them himself. I actually admired how he was very intentional and knew precisely what he wished, he didn’t settle or lead anybody on. So I’m searching for that too.”

Brooklyn’s run on the present is over, however she received’t be forgotten. Followers had been rooting for her after she opened up throughout a February episode about being abused by a previous accomplice.

“It was exhausting within the second,” she advised Us, noting that she wasn’t certain if she wished to share her story on digital camera. “However I’m so grateful I did it and particularly on such an enormous platform. … If it may well assist only one individual, then possibly that’s why God had me undergo it.”

Throughout Monday’s episode, Greer Blitzer and Kat Izzo had been additionally eradicated. Zach’s last 4 contestants are Charity Lawson, Ariel Frenkel, Gabi Elnicki and Kaity Biggar.

“I don’t take the goodbyes nicely,” Zach advised Us of the shocking exits. “‘Trigger the sentiments simply don’t evaporate when you make that call.”

The Bachelor airs on ABC Mondays at 8 p.m. ET.

With reporting by Hannah Kahn