Former bachelor Colton Underwood and his season winner Cassie Randolph introduced on the finish of May that they’d damaged up. As Underwood wrote on Instagram, “Sometimes people are just meant to be friends – and that’s okay.”
As Bachelor Nation isn’t quickly to overlook, Randolph did an interview with Chris Harrison on The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons — Ever! that, seemingly, didn’t sit nicely with Underwood. The former soccer participant not too long ago spoke about his emotions regarding his ex’s interview.
Cassie and Colton’s Instagram drama
After Randolph’s interview went reside, a lot of Bachelor Nation voiced that they felt she didn’t give any actual details about her breakup with Underwood. When Harrison pressed her for extra particulars, she stayed agency.
Even so, shortly after the interview aired, Underwood took to Instagram to jot down a caption many followers (and Randolph) felt was aimed toward his ex.
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“When our relationship ended we agreed to handle things as privately as possible as we attempted to navigate our new relationship as friends. I chose to do that since we were living in this interim period, but obviously a lot changed this week,” he wrote.
Randolph responded by posting a sequence of tales that requested Underwood to “refrain from prolonging our breakup, or dragging me, when we both know it’s unwarranted.” She additionally accused him of planning to “monetize” their break up.
Colton Underwood says Cassie Randolph was ‘extremely quiet about [their] breakup’
When Underwood was interviewed by Reality Steve for his podcast on Aug. 13, he addressed the little bit of Instagram drama that went down between him and his ex. He claimed that he was by no means upset at Randolph for the interview. Instead, he was pissed off with The Bachelor franchise for utilizing her.
“Cass stayed extremely professional and extremely quiet about our breakup, which I was so happy and thankful for,” he stated on the podcast. “I even texted her and was like, ‘Man I appreciate that, thank you.’ What bugged me was the fact that that show took advantage of her. I feel very defensive over people I love. I know Cassie’s a big girl and can fight her own battles, but I know her heart — she doesn’t want to rock the boat and she loves people even if they abuse her or even if they take advantage of her, which is what they did.”
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As for the phrases the previous couple exchanged on Instagram, Underwood admits he and Randolph in all probability ought to have dealt with the whole lot privately from the get-go.
“Maybe eventually we’ll address it together,” he stated. “It ought to have been dealt with privately and we did deal with it privately and kind of left it at that.
Underwood additionally stated that he and his ex are again on good phrases. They talked the whole lot out and he nonetheless thinks “she’s amazing.”
“I have nothing but good things and love and well-wishes and friendship with Cassie right now. I love the girl and miss the girl dearly,” he stated.
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