The Bachelor alum Ben Higgins bought engaged this previous week. The Bachelor Nation favourite proposed to his girlfriend, and not too long ago up to date his Instagram to mirror his pleasure. Higgins and his model new fiancée Jessica Clarke each gushed about one another on social media this week.
Ben Higgins and Jessica Clarke have been relationship since early 2019
Last 12 months, Higgins posted on Instagram to clarify how his relationship with Clarke first began:
One 12 months in the past today I messaged @jessclarke_ on Instagram. I noticed her image randomly (lengthy story however it’s simply actually random). Because of a purpose I nonetheless can’t clarify (apart from the very fact she’s clearly stunning) I felt I wanted to message her.
They have been speaking by way of telephone and social media, as Higgins described: “weeks of messaging, FaceTiming, and phone calls led to me finally having the gift of being with her in person for the first time.” The Bachelor star stated it felt like serendipity to satisfy Clarke. Higgins wrote:
That evening I knew my life would ceaselessly be higher. It’s been a 12 months that has modified my life in essentially the most fulfilling, joyful, and wholesome methods. I’m grateful for you. For your loved ones. And for the way in which you like me.
As of this previous week, the comfortable couple is now engaged. Higgins talked to Entertainment Tonight concerning the proposal, saying: “It’s a chapter for me to have a lot of peace when it comes to romantic love, a lot of confidence in our partnership and who we are to each other.”
“It’s time to start a new, more confident journey forward,” he continued. Higgins stated that his relationship along with his fiancee is “what I thought love was supposed to be — euphoria and overwhelming.” The Bachelor favourite additionally instructed ET that Clarke made him a “better man.”
Ben Higgins talked about girlfriend-turned-fiancée Jess Clarke on Instagram
After Entertainment Tonight broke the unique story, Higgins additionally adopted up on Instagram to explain how he felt about his new engaged life.
“From my first date in life to the moments in between they all led me to getting down on one knee in front of you,” he wrote to Clarke. The former Bachelor lead additionally described his emotional state, within the cutest method potential. Higgins continued in his Instagram caption:
This weekend I requested Jessica to provide me the distinction of being her accomplice for all times. She stated YES! I now formally have essentially the most stunning, type hearted, supportive, properly intentioned particular person to spend life with! Our adventurous trip via life collectively is simply beginning.
Clarke additionally posted on Instagram concerning the proposal.
“I don’t remember everything you said, but I know that I said yes,” Clarke posted. “I woke up in a dream today and I get to live in this dream every day from now on.”
The former lead on ‘The Bachelor’ was ‘nervous’ to suggest
The Bachelor star additionally instructed Entertainment Tonight about his proposal plan.
“I went back to a pond behind her house, and we had set it up with sunflowers near a bench,” he described. “I proposed and her family and mine were watching from a distance, and then we all celebrated together.”
Higgins additionally revealed he felt “super nervous.”
“She’s my best friend, my partner and I love her,” he defined. “I was nervous to kind of do this whole thing in front of her. I wasn’t anxious, it’s just a big moment!”