But during the “After the Final Rose” episode immediately following the finale, Luyendyk Jr. revealed they had broken up and that he was dating Burnham, who was the runner-up.
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Kufrin called the split “brutal” at the time.
Luyendyk Jr. maintained that Burnham was always “the one.”
“This is my journey, and this is about finding a lasting love and that road is not always the easiest,” he said to E! last spring. “It’s all about the ending and finding that person for yourself and that’s the important part. I’m very happy.”