I never thought I'd say this -- but I'm starting to feel a little bit sorry for Nikki Ferrell. After all of the negative press Juan Pablo Galavis has received since he declared how much he "liked" her on the season finale of The Bachelor, you'd think she'd wake up and smell the coffee and realize that he's probably never going to commit to her.
But alas, she seems so entranced by his spell that she's keeping up with this little charade of a relationship in the hopes that it will actually turn out to be the real deal.
And it really doesn't help that Juan Pabs keeps throwing bones her way. Like with the photo above, for instance.
He captioned this picture with, "Love is in the AIR..................PORT."
See what he did there? He threw in the word "love" in reference to Nikki, but once again he didn't come right out and say or admit that he loves her.
And as his girlfriend -- that's really gotta be getting kind of old. I guess there's always the remote chance that he's whispering sweet nothings in her ear behind closed doors, but still. If you are truly in love with someone, you should be bouncing off the walls with excitement wanting to tell anyone who will listen -- not going into hiding and/or posting cryptic messages to your social media accounts.
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If Nikki is smart, she'll finally reach a point where Juan P. is going to have to put up or shut up. And if it isn't sometime in the near future, I'd high tail it over to ABC and beg for a spot on the new Bachelor Pad spinoff that's coming this summer.
There are bound to be a few dudes on that show who will have no problem voicing their feelings.
Do you think Juan Pablo is leading Nikki on?
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