Two members of Bachelor Nation are coming to the defence of embattled “Bachelorette” suitor Nate Mitchell.
Within the newest episode of their podcast, “Bachelors in the City”, experiences Us Weekly, “Bachelorette” alum Dustin Kendrick and former Bachelor Peter Weber shared their opinion that Mitchell was getting a nasty rap amidst accusations that he dated two girls on the similar time previous to coming onto the present’s present nineteenth season.
“Initially, let me say this. Nate is just not an angel. He’s not an ideal man,” Kendrick mentioned of Mitchell, a longtime pal. “[But] I really feel such as you don’t go and attempt to tarnish somebody’s identify as a result of a relationship didn’t work out. It appears infantile to me.”
The allegations stem from a TikTok video posted by Kelsey Fankhauser, who alleged that she dated Mitchell from 2020 to 2021 and claimed that he “stored his child a secret from me for one-and-a-half years after we had been relationship,” in addition to claiming he’d been concerned with one other lady in the course of the time after they had been collectively
“[It’s] baloney. Nate by no means advised me as soon as he was in a relationship with this individual,” Kendrick mentioned. “They had been relationship, they had been seeing one another… There was a time throughout this [period] the place they didn’t even speak for six months.”
Based on Kendrick, the explanation Mitchell didn’t introduce the girl to his daughter was as a result of he didn’t view the connection as being severe. “He type of simply frolicked along with her within the scene of going out, and it’s probably not [a situation where it’s appropriate] to carry them into the lifetime of [his] daughter,” Kendrick defined.
Weber wholeheartedly agreed. “Look, should you’re in a severe relationship and also you’re dedicated and also you’re with somebody, certain, it’s somewhat bizarre to not disclose you might have a baby,” he mentioned. “But when that’s not the case — and it looks like this was [not] — in my view, Nate has each proper maintain that again till it’s the best time… That’s completely, 1,000 per cent as much as him.”