Diamond Jack and Carlton Morton bought engaged and broke up on the primary season of Netflix’s Love Is Blind. After the couple bought engaged, Carlton instructed Diamond that he’s bisexual throughout what was speculated to be a romantic journey to Mexico. The dialogue become a heated argument that ended with the 2 going their separate methods.
After the episode aired, followers questioned what actually got here between Diamond and Carlton. Was it Carlton’s sexuality or the character of their argument, or one thing else?
Would Diamond and Carlton nonetheless be collectively if Carlton had instructed her about his sexuality sooner?
In an interview with the Love In Sight podcast, Diamond mentioned she doesn’t know if she and Carlton could be collectively if he had instructed her sooner. She feels he “robbed” her of ever realizing.
“I felt like I was robbed that choice to even make that decision. If you would have asked me if this would have not played out in how Carlton reacted I don’t know what I would have done. And it goes back to the same thing in the pods. If he would have told me in the beginning, I don’t know what I would have done but I definitely would have made my decision on what he told me, being honest upfront,” she mentioned.
Diamond says she looks like Carlton ought to have instructed her about his sexuality sooner. Carlton has mentioned time and time once more that you may’t rush an individual to open up about their sexuality till they’re prepared.
“I feel like he should have just been honest and told me from the beginning. Like, ‘Hey, you might not sit well with it or you might’–give me the option to make those decisions. Don’t make them for me. And I feel like he took that from me,” she mentioned on the podcast.
The host requested Diamond if she was bisexual if she would have instructed Carlton about her sexuality within the pods.
“Yeah! Of course, of course I would. I mean that’s just who you are,” she mentioned.
Diamond’s life post-‘Love Is Blind’
As for all times after Love Is Blind, Diamond says it’s been up and down. While she’s obtained plenty of love, she’s additionally obtained a ton of criticism from followers who assist Carlton.
“It’s been good and bad. It’s been a lot to deal with. Especially when you see people are calling you certain names, saying you’re a disgusting person and getting death threats. I just feel like that’s just extreme and people really don’t know me,” she mentioned.
Diamond says, if she may return, she would have remained calmer throughout her argument with Carlton in Mexico. But she offers herself grace as a result of “you never know what you will do until you’re put in that situation.”
“I even hate now that I allow myself to get out of character when I was at the pool cursing him out, throwing the drink. But you never know what you will do until you’re put in that situation. And maybe it wasn’t the best choice to make but that’s how I felt at that time. I felt robbed, I felt upset,” she mentioned. “So, you know, moving forward, I’m just looking to do good things and I’m not allowing the negative comments to hold me back or label me as a person. I know myself and I’m secure with myself and I know I can bounce back. Like I said, I’m built from a strong cloth.”
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