Earlier than the primary rose ceremony on ‘Bachelor in Paradise,’ Victoria Paul was accused of getting a boyfriend again at dwelling, and it led her to depart the present in tears.
On the Aug. 23 episode of Bachelor in Paradise, Tammy Ly had a bombshell to drop on the seashore. She accused fellow contestant, Victoria Paul, of approaching the present with a boyfriend again dwelling. The revelation got here after Victoria started spending time with James Bonsall, regardless of admittedly not being that focused on him. Nevertheless, with a rose ceremony looming and the blokes giving out the roses, Victoria knew she had to ensure there can be somebody she may get a rose from.
“Victoria P. has a boyfriend again at dwelling and he or she’s attempting to make use of any man right here to elongate her time right here on Paradise, simply so she will go operating again to her boyfriend at dwelling in any case,” Tammy alleged. “Proper now, Victoria P.’s unlucky sufferer is nice, candy James, and I believe he must know.”
Tammy pulled James apart on the seashore and crammed him in. For sure, he was shocked — particularly since he and Victoria had simply been making out on the seashore hours earlier. “I really feel such as you deserved to know as a result of I need you to discover a connection,” Tammy stated. “I’m simply looking for you. I don’t need to see you performed.” Tammy additionally informed James about Victoria constantly forgetting his title, and accused her of being a “rose chaser.”
“I wish to suppose I’ve an excellent radar for bulls***, but when that is true, then clearly I’ve been away off,” James admitted. “At this level, I don’t need to begin gossip or begin drama, however I really feel like I can’t belief my very own judgement at this level.” One other contestant, Kelsey Weier, lives in Nashville like Victoria and is associates together with her, so James pulled her apart for clarification. She confirmed Tammy’s story, which is when James knew he needed to confront Victoria instantly.
From the get-go, Victoria was defensive. “No, I wouldn’t have a boyfriend again dwelling,” she insisted. “I dated somebody from February till, like, Could, and him and I broke up earlier than I bought right here. He inspired me to step into this with an open coronary heart and that’s what I did. I want him properly.” As James continued to query her story, Victoria bought much more defensive, as she continued to insist that she and her boyfriend had been damaged up earlier than she got here on BIP.
“I spent my majority of my time with you and I simply need to be certain that I’m spending my time correctly and never getting used for a rose, basically,” James informed her. In a confessional, he added, “I can’t affirm or deny what I’m being informed is truthful, so not solely am I pissed off that I’ve doubtlessly been manipulated, I’ve now wasted valuable time that would’ve been spent connecting with different individuals.”
Victoria was principally upset about Kelsey and Tammy going behind her again to speak to James about her life at dwelling, and he or she confronted them about it. “I’m actually in a spot the place I’m keen to personal my errors,” Victoria stated. “I’m, after all, disenchanted that you just guys felt such as you wanted to speak to him as an alternative of coming to me. I’m damage and blindsided proper now.” Kelsey known as Victoria out for attempting to make herself look higher, and Victoria claimed she was at all times planning on telling James about her state of affairs at dwelling. “I don’t suppose you had been going to inform him the reality about a number of issues,” Tammy fired again. “I’ve the receipts.”
Victoria stepped away from the dialog to clear her thoughts, and he or she broke down in tears. “I can’t consider I simply did that,” she revealed. “I’m crying as a result of I’m upset that the phrases I’m giving the individuals I like are being questioned. I couldn’t come into this with out an open coronary heart as a result of that will require me to mislead another person. I can’t faux it. I can’t lie. I’ve to have a dialog with James and let him know my intentions had been pure.”
As soon as once more, Victoria pulled James apart for a one-on-one chat, and dropped a fair larger bombshell than anticipated. “I walked into this, no matter what anybody else could say, 100% open,” she defined. “I believe the very best factor for me to do is to take all of me, imperfect me, rising me, and stroll away from this. I hope that you just stroll away from this with the love of your life. There are a number of superb women right here. Even Kelsey and Tammy — they’re higher than this.”
And with that, Victoria exited the seashore to move dwelling. “I don’t want to look to search out one thing that I have already got at dwelling,” Victoria concluded, confirming that she did, certainly have a person again in Nashville. In the meantime, James wound up giving his rose to Demi Burnett.