Charity Lawson is passing the bouquet of roses to Joey Graziadei.
In the course of Following the Last Rose on Monday, August 21, Jesse Palmer introduced Joey, 28, will be the star of year 28 of The Bachelor.
“[It’s] surely surreal. It is sinking in incredibly slowly, but I am trying my greatest just to stay current, enjoy it,” Joey claimed. “But it’s crazy. I’ll be the initially person to say. I never envisioned this at all. [I] didn’t know this is what my daily life was turning into. Insane things! … I put [looking for The One on] the again burner for a even though I’m completely ready to prioritize it yet again.”
Earlier throughout Monday’s episode, Charity received psychological as she stopped Joey in advance of he bought down on a single knee mainly because she experienced stronger thoughts for Dotun Olubeko.
“Sharing this journey with you has been much far more than I could have at any time questioned for. And when I imagine and appear at our love, it is so specific. It’s exceptional, and people today lookup their whole lives looking for a thing like this. And when I appear into your eyes, I’m reminded of how you normally place me very first. And you have been really consistent in the like that you have proven. And those items, I have never skilled right before. I by no means doubted, hardly ever questioned how deep our adore is. I know it is there. And I sense it. But …” Charity said in advance of she started crying. “As outrageous as it sounds, I have identified adore which is further with another person else. And it won’t make sense in this instant, and — it is tricky to get these words and phrases out. Mainly because the truth is, Joey, that I am in like with you. … I’m genuinely broken and I know this is hard for you.”
Joey comforted Charity, telling her: “I just want you to be satisfied, which is all. And this is a person action closer to you becoming pleased.”
For the duration of AFR, Joey reiterated that he would normally “have love” for Charity.
“It’s something that I simply cannot even reveal to another person else,” he explained. “This was your tale and as I reported that day, I felt lucky to be component of it, so thank you for almost everything. And you know I desire you and whatsoever transpires upcoming, very little but the greatest.”
For those people who didn’t check out Charity’s time, Joey is a tennis professional who relocated to Koloa, Hawaii, soon after graduating from West Chester University in Pennsylvania. “As the Bachelor, [Joey] is seeking for a lifestyle husband or wife who is outgoing, caring, and shares his adore for journey and exploring the outside,” ABC stated in a press release on Monday. “He loves mountaineering, browsing and ending his times looking at the sunset but knows he has substantially additional love to give, and the only matter missing is somebody with whom to share his lifetime.”
Joey’s journey will probable start airing in January 2024. ABC announced before on Monday that The Golden Bachelor, starring Gerry Turner, will premiere on Thursday, September 28, at 8 p.m. ET followed by season 9 of Bachelor in Paradise at 9 p.m. ET.