As Morris lace prepares for his second love affair in Mexico, We Weekly looks back on her ups and downs with her ex-fiancé Grant Kemp.
Bachelor Nation may remember Lace, who originally appeared on Ben Higgin‘ season, and Grant, who competed for Bachelorette JoJo Fletcherquickly falling on season 3 of Single in Paradise, which aired in 2016. After getting matching “Grace” tattoos, the pair got engaged in the finale.
“The last 24 hours have been a whirlwind of emotions. I came here not knowing what to expect. I know the conversation we had was about things that weren’t answered, but sometimes, time is what you need to get those answers when things started with us they were wild and crazy but from the moment i met you i knew you were going to be a part of my life and that my life wasn’t going to be boring,” Grant said at the time. “I’ve never met someone who completes me so well, and you make me feel like I can be myself . …I love you when you’re happy, I love you when you’re stubborn, I love you when you’re sad, and I love you even when you’re yelling at me. But most of all, I love you when you’re Lace. I can’t imagine my life without you and I want a future with you, I want kids with you, I want to build a life with you, and I want it to start today. Lace, will you marry me?
While Lace happily accepted and they moved in together, the duo called it quits two months after the finale aired.
“When you’re in a regular relationship, you already face challenges. We did everything backwards. … I don’t regret being on the show [though]. It kind of accelerated our whole situation. We have it all figured out now that it takes most people a few years to figure it out,” the firefighter said. entertainment tonight in November 2016. “I think the odds are definitely stacked against us. But I know the person she is. This is the person I wanted to marry.
Lace told the outlet that the end of the engagement was “mutual” at the time, but the duo’s split was complicated when they were seen with another girl before the end of the year.
“Grant seemed to be moving on a little faster than expected after our breakup, so I was kind of shocked by that,” she said. We Weekly exclusively in January 2017.
Two months later, he described their relationship as “very unstable” and confirmed that they were not on good terms.
“I did everything I could to protect her when we broke up,” Grant, who confirmed he covered his “Grace” tattoo, told Us. “I said in the media that it was mutual and that I was respectful enough to do that. It was a very volatile relationship. I always hope for the best for her.
Lace later claimed on the “Almost Famous” podcast that their relationship was “lust”, not love.
As the real estate agent met a man named Russell via Bumble after her engagement ended, their relationship fell apart in 2020. Grant, for his part, got engaged to Chloe Metcalfe in August 2022. “I thought Santorini would be the best place [to propose],” he said We this september about to ask the question. “I chose it to take place at sunset and had a photographer set up.”
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