“I did not expect that to happen.”
“I have to say, I do [shocked]. I did not expect that to happen, not after the announcement, “Lindsay said Additional.
She went on to note that fans can only “speculate” in the specific reasons for his departure and shared her own theories about the situation.
“I think several former participants come forward and say that they do not want him to be a part of Paradise. I think Katie Thurston – her very first tweet before she went to film her season was that Chris needed to step down, ”Lindsay explained.
She continued: “I think, combined with the interview that happened on this particular scene, maybe led to him not coming back.”
Chris apparently stood up to Rachael Kirkconnell in the interview, urging the Bachelor Nation to offer her “grace” and “understanding” when those photos were taken when she was a teenager.
After setbacks in his remarks, Chris apologized and decided to temporarily “step aside” from his role in the show.
While the response to his apology was mixed, Rachel Lindsay expressed that she forgave Chris for his comments and thought it was important to do so in order to move forward and get better.
Unfortunately, it does not look like others agreed with Rachel based on Chris’ ultimate exit from the show.
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