It is protected to say this really was probably the most dramatic finale in Bachelor Nation historical past.
On Tuesday, March 15, followers noticed the conclusion of Clayton Echard‘s journey on The Bachelor, throughout which he mentioned goodbye to contestants Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia—earlier than making an attempt to win again Susie Evans‘ coronary heart.
So, did Clayton and Susie find yourself again collectively…or engaged in Iceland? After receiving a heartfelt word from Clayton, Susie met up with the Bachelor within the Icelandic countryside, the place he requested Susie to take him again. Sadly, throughout the ultimate rose ceremony, Susie was not fairly prepared to maneuver ahead with Clayton and selected to go away Iceland alone.
“I really feel prefer it’s over,” she instructed a heartbroken Clayton.
So how did they get thus far? Effectively, reasonably than settle for the important thing to remain as a pair within the fantasy suite, frontrunner Susie left the competitors throughout the March 8 episode after studying Clayton was in love with Gabby and Rachel…and that he’d been “intimate” with each ladies. Following Susie’s turbulent departure, Gabby and Rachel met Clayton’s household on half one of many season finale, which aired March 14.
And though each conferences went effectively, Clayton confessed to his dad and mom and brothers on the finish of the episode that his coronary heart was nonetheless with Susie. That is when host Jesse Palmer stepped in to tell Clayton that Susie was nonetheless in Iceland, leaving room for a possible reunion.