Love Is Blind’s Brennon Was ‘Nervous’ Alexa Wouldn’t Marry Him: Details

The pre-wedding jitters! Love Is Blind’s Brennon Lemieux might have been the primary to get engaged in season 3 — however he was nonetheless nervous that fiancée Alexa Alfia would flip him down on the massive day.

“There’s all the time the potential for somebody saying no,” Brennon, 32, solely shared with Us Weekly throughout an October 26 interview. “There’s all the time a chance of somebody altering their thoughts. So, completely, I used to be nervous.”

The engineer, who proposed to Alexa, 27, after only a few brief days within the pods, instructed Us that whereas it was “nerve-wracking” to surprise what the insurance coverage agent felt standing on the altar, he was steadfast in his personal determination.

“I’m head over heels in love along with her, I used to be absolute in the way in which that I felt,” he stated, noting that “I may solely management the issues that I can management” and every part else was “out of my palms.”

Regardless of a couple of preliminary worries, Brennon instructed Us that he was “fairly assured” Alexa would say sure. “And thank goodness that she did,” he quipped.

Whereas the vast majority of {couples} on season 3 of the Netflix collection — which premiered in October — had been riddled with drama, Brennon and Alexa had been positive about one another from the beginning. The 2 supplied a juxtaposition of stability for an general explosive group of pairings, with Brennon ceaselessly praising Alexa, whereas she returned the sentiment. He additionally didn’t flinch when being interrogated by her giant, loving — however at instances overwhelming — household.

Each time points did come up between the couple, the 2 had been all the time capable of overcome their basic variations.

After Alexa opened as much as Brennon about her faith, telling him that she comes from a giant Israeli household and that being Jewish is part of her identification, Brennon agreed to be taught as a lot about her religion as he may.

The twosome additionally come from totally different socioeconomic backgrounds. Earlier than getting engaged, Brennon opened up about his household’s monetary points rising up. Regardless of not rising up with a ton of cash, the businessman instructed his fiancée — and her father — that he would give her the very best life he may.

The pair obtained engaged after only a week of figuring out one another, effectively earlier than anybody else had decided on a future associate.

“This was such an out of physique expertise! I can’t describe the whirlwind of feelings and anticipation earlier than the doorways opened that day,” Brennon wrote by way of Instagram on October 25 alongside a throwback picture of the day he proposed. “I had no thought what she regarded like, however to me she was going to be essentially the most lovely lady. Thanks to everybody who’s following alongside on our journey.”

Now that they’ve each stated “I do,” the Texas native says that married life couldn’t be higher.

“Issues are nice. Issues are great. We’ve been capable of lastly get the households collectively for a bunch of various occasions,” he revealed, noting that the couple’s subsequent journey will probably be including one other canine to the household. “Life is nice. Life is great.”

In the case of the challenges of being newlyweds, Brennon shared that there’s just one impediment: determining plans for the vacations.

“The most important problem is like making an attempt to pick out holidays,” he stated. “Like we go along with this household half the vacation after which we drive like 200 miles to this household. So making an attempt to pick out that sort of stuff.”

Strain on the place to spend Thanksgiving could also be a battle, however for Brennon, tying the knot with Alexa is the very best determination he may have made. “Married life for me is, I dunno if I’m doing it unsuitable or not, nevertheless it’s been nice. It’s been simple,” he instructed Us.

With reporting by Christina Garibaldi