“Love may be fickle and it’s not for the timid,” Barbara, 63, wrote in a remark beneath the pilot’s Thursday, December 31, Instagram reveal. “Those that have skilled it know this all too nicely. However it’s higher to have cherished and misplaced than by no means to have cherished in any respect.”
The mom of two continued: “Our hearts ache for you two. Kelley will at all times have a chunk of our hearts and we want her solely the perfect. Mother and Dad.”
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Peter, 29, announced via social media on Thursday that he and the lawyer, 28, had cut up after lower than one yr of courting. Us Weekly confirmed in April 2020 that the pair had started dating again after beforehand pursuing a romance on season 24 of The Bachelor. Their relationship blossomed shortly after Peter known as off his engagement to Hannah Ann Sluss and cut up from runner-up Madison Prewett.
“Love is a humorous factor. It may possibly make you are feeling on high of the world and it will probably make you are feeling a ache you want didn’t exist. I’m right here to share that Kelley and I’ve determined to go our separate methods. Whereas our relationship was stuffed with numerous stunning recollections, our relationship merely didn’t work out ultimately,” the previous Bachelorette contestant wrote. “Kelley is somebody I’ll at all times have a particular love for. Somebody I’ve realized extra from than she is going to ever perceive. Somebody I’m so grateful got here into my life and somebody who I’ll at all times want all of life’s best blessings on.”
Whereas Peter acknowledged that breakups “at all times damage,” he famous that these emotions show “it was definitely worth the time you spent collectively.”
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“We each have goals,” Peter stated throughout an episode of The Bachelor: Best Seasons — Ever. “We’d like to dwell in New York Metropolis for slightly bit and get that have, so hopefully, fingers crossed, that’s in our future. … It’s been nice.”
One month later, the California native joked that he had a whole lot of apologizing to do after not choosing Flanagan as his No. 1 on the ABC courting collection.
“All the pieces I put Kelley by means of … I’m nonetheless working to make it as much as her for not choosing her,” he instructed Leisure Tonight on the time. “And I’m by no means going to cease. … We’ve simply achieved a superb job of reassuring one another and simply explaining why I did things and proudly owning as much as my faults and simply being a greater particular person transferring ahead.”
Through the season 24 Bachelor finale, Barbara was infamously critical of her son’s relationship with Prewett, 24, saying Peter would “need to fail to succeed” find love. Nevertheless, she was quick to approve of his rekindled romance with Flanagan, writing through Instagram in Might 2020 that their reunion was “serendipity.”
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