Looks like last season’s Bachelorette DeAnna Pappas hasn’t given out her “final rose” just yet: Her bachelor of choice, snowboarder Jesse Csincsak, announced on the couple’s website today that Deanna broke off their engagement.
No really—he literally announced it via YouTube, where he explained that Deanna gave him the ol’ “I love you, but I’m not in love with you” spiel. It looked like he was about to start crying in the video, too. Ouch. Jesse will also be speaking to Extra tonight about the split, and according to a press release from the entertainment news show, “[Jesse] now wonders whether Deanna was in it for the publicity, telling Extra that in recent times, ‘the only time she was touchy-feely with me was around the cameras.’”
The reality stars were planning to walk down the aisle next May, so there goes yet another televised wedding opportunity in which Chris Harrison can offer a live play-by-play (darn!). Guess this means we’re going to see even more of Trista! Ryan! and baby Max! during Jason Mesnick’s upcoming Bachelor season. Unless, of course he’s reconsidering now that Deanna’s single again…
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A recap of last season’s ‘Bachelorette’ finale with DeAnna and Jesse
A recap of last season’s ‘After the Rose’ special