“Chris Harrison FaceTimed me and instructed me I used to be the following Bachelorette,” Brown tells PEOPLE completely. “I believe I screamed, cried after which freaked out. It was not anticipated. However I needed it so dangerous!”
And the 24-year-old inside decorator, who was crushed when Underwood despatched her packing earlier than hometowns, says she nonetheless has no regrets from her time on the present.
“I didn’t find yourself with Colton, however I ended up loving myself extra,” she says. “I got here into that present as somebody who wasn’t as open as I’m now. I used to be terrified to be my true self as a result of I felt that it wasn’t sufficient. However I allowed myself to interrupt down these partitions.”
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On the subject of her ex, “I’m joyful for Colton. He was ready to decide on someone and it wasn’t me, and that’s okay. I’ve moved on. And I’m excited to seek out my individual.”
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Now, as she readies herself to satisfy a crop of eligible males, the previous magnificence queen says she doesn’t have a sort however is on the lookout for “somebody with an excellent coronary heart.” And sure, she’s prepared for an engagement.
“That is one thing I actually consider in,” says Brown. “And on the finish of the day, I need someone who loves me and chooses me. I’m prepared for my second.”