Entering the last word! Following her elimination on the Monday, February 7, episode of The Bachelor, Lyndsey Windham is asking out Clayton Echard over how he dealt with the drama with Shanae Ankney, alleging that the season 26 lead lied about how grand he knew about the plot back.
“So, tonight on The Bachelor, I was despatched residence, however there’s one part I wished to deal with sooner than I give my final goodbye,” the 28-year-customary contestant started by TikTok. “And that is that this: Clayton’s apology to Elizabeth [Corrigan] that he posted on his Instagram Stories a couple weeks ago. As you can respect, he mentioned that if he would favor known what used to be going on, he would favor despatched Shanae residence without prolong. Alternatively, lemme earn you abet to this night time.”
Clayton, 28, got right here below fire with Bachelor Nation for giving Shanae, 29, a rose over Elizabeth, 32, in some unspecified time in the future of the January 31 episode after the Ohio native poked stress-free at the express estate agent’s ADHD. Shanae, in the intervening time, suggested Clayton that she felt “bullied” by Elizabeth in the condominium.
“After the Baywatch date, Clayton chose to employ our time asking me about the drama in the condominium and why Shanae felt so bullied in the mansion,” Lyndsey persevered. “And I explained to him, word for word, that I would never favor any individual to after all feel bullied. Alternatively, when any individual is mocking and making stress-free of any individual’s psychological disabilities, that’s crossing the street, and I don’t are attempting to surround myself with folk like that, so I’m no longer gonna exit of my formulation to be their easiest unbiased appropriate friend. At the discontinuance of the day, all the issues occurs for a motive and no laborious emotions, nonetheless, you knew and you saved her.”
The Missouri native, for his section, apologized to Elizabeth by Instagram after the January 31 episode, writing, “I wish I could perchance well need seen what used to be occurring when I wasn’t there.”
“I would favor despatched Shanae residence without prolong for making stress-free of you for being neurodivergent, had I known,” Clayton wrote. “Total, the abilities for me observing hasn’t been stress-free, unbiased attributable to I’m seeing the entire fracture that I precipitated. I after all meant nicely, however my actions weren’t regularly the best as I now can respect the repercussions from my choices.”
Lyndsey isn’t the most life like season 26 contestant who is claiming Clayton isn’t being entirely true about what he used to be suggested in some unspecified time in the future of production, with Sierra Jackson tweeting, “So, all once more I dispute. We tried to order you. #Bachelor #TheBachelorABC #TheBachelor.”
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