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Bachelor Matt Eliminates Heather Martin, Brings Rachael to Final Four

Major cuts! Matt James made troublesome selections about Heather Martin and 6 of his contestants throughout the Monday, February 15, episode of The Bachelor.

Matt first handled Heather’s arrival. He was conflicted as a result of he trusted Hannah Brown’s endorsement of her pal however he felt it was too late within the competitors for them to make a significant connection. Even although she apologized for crashing the season, the ladies ganged up on Heather, inflicting her to cry as Matt weighed his choices. Heather insisted she was severe about Matt and was prepared to get engaged inside a few weeks.

After a chat with Chris Harrison, who nonetheless appeared periodically all through the episode regardless of his latest determination to briefly step apart as host, Matt advised Heather he couldn’t let her be part of the season due to his robust emotions for the ladies already there. He believed that in one other scenario they might have labored out however the timing was off, so she left in her minivan. Matt then apologized to the women for the interruption and despatched residence Chelsea and Serena C. throughout the rose ceremony.

Matt James. Billy Kidd/ABC

Matt moved on to his one-on-one tantric yoga date with Serena P. He puzzled in the event that they have been a match after having differing opinions concerning the exercise, and he hoped to get past the good friend zone together with her. Matt appreciated that Serena was genuine, so he gave her a rose.

During the group date, Abigail questioned Matt about whether or not he might see a future together with her. He admitted he was initially assured of their connection, so he targeted on different relationships to the purpose that his emotions for Abigail couldn’t catch up. He didn’t need to lead her on, so he eradicated her. Matt then gave the group date rose to Rachael, who he whisked away for a personal live performance.

Kit, in the meantime, advised Matt throughout the group date that her timeline for marriage and youngsters can be delayed since she had career targets to accomplish first, and he had no drawback with that. She later went to his room to confess she had doubts about getting engaged to him, so she wanted to depart. Although she advised Matt she was unwavering in her determination, she thought she could possibly be making a mistake.

Matt then went on a one-on-one date with Jessenia. She mentioned she was falling in love with him, however he felt they weren’t appropriate, so he despatched her residence.

Matt had yet one more elimination to make earlier than hometown dates, sending residence Pieper throughout the rose ceremony. She lamented that the method was a waste of time as she exited. Matt chosen Bri, Michelle, Rachael and Serena P. as his closing 4 for hometown dates.

The Bachelor airs on ABC Mondays at 8 p.m. ET.

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