Shawn Booth broke his social media hiatus with a post reflecting on his relationship with his ex, Kaitlyn Bristowe. The “Bachelorette” contestant reached out to thank everyone who has been so supportive of their relationship over the years. A source told E! News that people close to the couple were not surprised by the break-up and the split was “a long time coming.” Shawn proposed to the 33-year-old on season 11 of the show.
“The Bachelorette” final couple from Season 11 are breaking up. Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shaun Booth released a joint statement to People magazine saying, “After three incredible years, we have decided to go our separate ways. This difficult decision comes after thoughtful, respectful consideration.” They added that they hope to remain friends and although their entire relationship has been public, they hope fans can respect their privacy at this time.