Just days after Bachelorette’s Gabby Windey revealed that she and Erich Schwer afar, the duo has decided to break up. It happened two months after they got engaged in season 19 of the show.
An insider confirmed the news of their split to E! News. Another source from Bachelor Nation disclosed that Gabby spearheaded the breakup earlier this week.
According to the source, she felt they weren’t on the same page and that they weren’t aligned. Prior to their split, she hoped they could work it out by giving each other some space.
Unfortunately, Gabby Windey decided there was no future with Erich Schwer, leading to their break up. It came after her Dancing With The Stars performance on Oct 31, and Schwer was notably absent.
ICYMI, 'Bachelorette' Gabby Windey and Her Fiancé Erich Schwer Have Split Up https://t.co/SAUxLrfTM9
— Cosmopolitan (@Cosmopolitan) November 4, 2022
Gabby Windey and Erich Schwer Break Up After She was Spotted Without Ring On DWTS
Erich Schwer’s absence at Gabby Windey’s DWTS performance hinted at their break up. But his absence wasn’t the only indicator, as she was also without her engagement ring.
She spoke to a Fox News reporter after her performance on Oct 31 about her position with her now ex-lover. Gabby claimed life was really busy for both of them at the time.
The reporter then asked about her relationship with Schwer. She disclosed that they were going forward with each of their individual interests and supporting each other from afar.
Although Erich wasn’t present for her performance, he supported her via social media. He encouraged his followers to vote for her.
Gabby Windey Says Last-Minute Partner Switch on 'DWTS' 'Made Me a Better Dancer' https://t.co/OeCWTwEl0S
— People (@people) November 1, 2022
Erich Was Gabby’s Big Motivator Before They Split
Erich Schwer was Gabby Windey’s motivator before their break up. Earlier in the month, Gabby disclosed to E! News that her fiance was a big motivator that kept her going on DWTS.
She revealed that she felt like quitting every day, but he was there to keep her motivated. Although the start of Gabby and Erich’s engagement was rocky, fans are distraught to see the duo go their separate ways.