The Golden Bachelor’s Ellen Goltzer Reflects on Elimination

The Golden Bachelor Ellen Goltzer Reflects on Heartbreaking Elimination Gerry Turner 2

Ellen Goltzer and Gerry Turner
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Ellen Goltzer’s romance with The Golden Bachelor’s Gerry Turner didn’t work out, however she’s not letting her heartbreak get the perfect of her.

Ellen, 71, mirrored on her future after her elimination aired on the Thursday, October 26, episode and stated her time on the present has solely made her extra optimistic about discovering love once more. “This expertise taught me a lot, and I’m so grateful to everybody at @goldenbachabc!!!” she wrote through Instagram after the episode aired. “I’ve a brand new lease on love, I do know I can fall in love once more, and like my finest pal Roberta stated — by no means say by no means!!! I’m so prepared to seek out my ceaselessly individual, I wasn’t prepared for therefore lengthy, however I’m so prepared now!”

She went on to say that saying goodbye to Gerry, 72, was “not a straightforward factor” for her to do. “I used to be falling in love and I hadn’t felt these sorts of emotions for a man in years,” she wrote.

Gerry despatched Ellen house throughout Thursday’s rose ceremony together with Sandra Mason and Susan Noles. Earlier within the episode, Ellen confessed that she was falling in love with Gerry and will see him becoming into her life after filming.

The Golden Bachelor Ellen Goltzer Reflects on Heartbreaking Elimination

Ellen Goltzer
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“I really feel like a weight is off my shoulders with you. I really feel prefer it’s a staff,” Ellen informed Gerry through the group date. “I can’t wait to have my youngsters, my finest pal Roberta [meet you] — I do know they’d adore you as a lot as I do.” (Roberta died someday after The Golden Bachelor started filming.)

Gerry was touched by Ellen’s phrases, however he in the end determined to ship her house, leaving Leslie Fhima, Theresa Nist and Religion Martin as his last three girls. After the rose ceremony, Gerry supplied to stroll Ellen out of the mansion and informed her that eliminating her was “probably the most tough determination” he’d made in his journey to this point. “I hope you keep constructive,” he added. “As a result of that’s you.”

The Golden Bachelor Ellen Goltzer Reflects on Heartbreaking Elimination Gerry Turner

Gerry Turner and Ellen Goltzer
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Ellen appeared grateful for the dialog, however she later admitted she was shocked by Gerry’s selection. “I simply thought he was The One,” she informed the cameras.

Regardless of the heartbreak, nevertheless, Ellen stated filming The Golden Bachelor gave her the boldness to maintain searching for romance elsewhere. “This expertise has been probably the greatest experiences of my life,” she defined. “I’ve much more optimism about love and the potential for discovering love at this stage in my life.”

The Golden Bachelor airs on ABC Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET.