It’s Week 7 of The Bachelor and things are definitely heating up … and boiling over. Colton Underwood is heading into hometown dates next week and his relationships are taking a more serious turn. With more emotion comes more drama, and there was a lot of tension among the contestants. Keep scrolling for the full episode recap!
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After a fun trip around Asia, the gang headed to Colton’s hometown of Denver, Colorado, for the crucial relationship building week. Three women went home last week and warned him that there were people left who weren’t ready to get engaged, leaving him a bit shaken up.
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He Got Some Sage Advice.
Ben Higgins sat down with the former football player where he admitted that he was falling in love with multiple people. The former leading man advised him to “be intentional” with his relationships.
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Tayshia Got The First One-On-One.
Back in the states, the 28-year-old received the first date.
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He Was Very Upfront With Her.
The couple had a chill day eating ice cream and checking out the town. While having drinks, the leading man asked Tayshia if she had seen or heard anything suspicious around the house. “I feel like Cassie and Caelynn are ingenuine,” she divulged. She also added that they were discussing their chance of being the next Bachelorette.
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Meanwhile At The Mansion …
Caelynn and Cassie privately spoke in a bedroom about the rumors circulating around the house. They mentioned that Tayshia would most likely say something to Colton if she thought someone was there for the wrong reasons. Both of them looked worried but agreed they were probably fine.
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Colton Is Freaking Out.
Needless to say, he had some major questions for the two ladies Tayshia brought up.
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See You Next Week!
After cooking a romantic meal at home, Tayshia was offered a date rose which she happily accepted. This secures her place in hometowns.
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Caelynn Scored The Next One-On-One.
The former beauty queen spent a day snowboarding in the mountains but it wasn’t all fun and games.
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Who Do You Believe?
Colton addressed the things Tayshia said about Caelynn not being ready for marriage and the idea that she was vying to be the next Bachelorette. “I wouldn’t put myself through this emotional hell if I just wanted a boyfriend after this … I’m 100% ready to be engaged, to be married,” she assured him. She added during her private interview, “I better get a rose because I will call that stupid bitch out.”
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They Pulled Through.
Although the date was bumpy, Caelynn assured him that she was ready for marriage and even said she was falling in love with him. She received the date rose which means she’ll be introducing her family to her reality beau!
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Caelynn Versus Tayshia.
The former Miss North Carolina told the phlebotomist that she felt their entire friendship was a lie. Tayshia didn’t seem too sorry for the things she told Colton because she said that, if the situation was reversed, Caelynn “would do the same thing.”
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Meet The Parents!
The athlete took Hannah B. to meet his parents and get some advice. His dad said to trust his gut while the former Miss Alabama told Mrs. Underwood that she was falling in love with her son.
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He Was Having Doubts.
“I don’t know if I can match where she’s at and I don’t know if I can get there,” Colton revealed about the Alabama native during a private interview.
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He Just Couldn’t Get There.
In the end, he wasn’t ready to meet her family and viewers said goodbye to our favorite Hannah Beast.
Heather opened up about not feeling ready to bring the reality star home to meet her family and sent herself home. It was a very amicable split and both of them looked pretty relieved to end on a good note.
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Look Out For Kirpa.
After Cassie spent her alone time with the football stud convincing him that all the rumors about her were completely fabricated, the dental hygienist spent her few moments confirming everything Tayshia said. “I just don’t know where the truth is. I’m hearing two completely different things from women I trust,” an exhausted Colton said.
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All Hell Broke Lose.
Cassie and Kirpa got into it and accused each other of lying. At this point, Colton wasn’t ready to give out the two roses and the date continued into the evening.
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See You During Hometowns, Hannah G.!
Almost immediately, the athlete gave a date rose to the blonde beauty.
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Caelynn Crashed The Date.
She didn’t want her friend’s chances to be squashed because of rumors being spread. She walked into the date, said her peace and walked out. This could’ve been the extra confidence Colton needed to make a decision.
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Last But Not Least.
Cassie received the final hometown date which means Kirpa was sent packing.