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Emily Maynard And Jef Holm Are Over

October 17, 2012 06:00 AM by Donna W. Martin

What is going on with reality TV hook-ups these days? Less than 3 months after getting engaged on July 22, The Bachelorette’s Emily Maynard and Jef Holm have called it quits. Instead of love and marriage, it’s another one bites the dust! The Bachelor curse has reared its ugly head once more!

According to US Weekly, Maynard was caught with her hand in the cookie jar so to speak, some time back. She was caught in the act of exchanging text messages of an explicit nature with Matt Leinart, quarterback for the Oakland Raiders, which ‘of course’ led to a huge fight between her and Holm on August 19.

Even though Maynard broke Holm’s trust, the couple have tried ‘at least for appearances sake’ to smooth things over and work it out. The couple sat down with Wetpaint in September to discuss rumors surrounding cracks in their relationship. Jef said, “I don’t want anyone to have this image that we’re this perfect couple, you know. We’re people and we’re striving to do our best. But we’re like anyone else in the word; we’re not perfect. But we’re happy, we’re extremely happy.”

“Right, we’re figuring it out. We’re just figuring it out.” Emily added.

But then on October 4 while at a charity event sponsored by Holm’s Company, People Water in Laguna Beach, CA, Holm took it upon himself to get his flirt on with a woman who closely resembled Maynard. A witness reportedly said, “He touched her hip and pulled her toward him.”

Was this payback for Maynard’s indiscretion with Leinart?

Multiple sources confirm that Maynard and Holm have officially ended their engagement. Holm’s ex-girlfriend Kaylee Shepherd said that she and Jef had a heart-to-heart talk about his and Maynard’s relationship. “Jef said their relationship isn’t what it seems. It’s basically for TV.”

Holm updated his relationship status on Facebook from ‘engaged’ to ‘single’ on Tuesday, all but confirming the split.

What do you think about Maynard and Holm’s breakup? Did you see it coming? Who’s to blame? We know you have an opinion, so share it with us by posting a comment below!

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6 Responses to “Emily Maynard And Jef Holm Are Over”

  1. Sunshine Says:
    October 17th, 2012 at 6:42 am

    Oh, please…. Emily is one of those girls who’s looking for a baller. Isn’t it obvious, she is going to go with any guy unless they’re a professional athlete or actor who has money.

    The Bachelorette was pretty much an advertisement for herself so that she’ll be seen by the right people.

  2. veronica Says:
    October 17th, 2012 at 7:15 am

    Emaly Maynard is a fame seeker and I am putting that nicely.

    She presents herself as this devoted and protective mother and yet she has exposed her daughter to two differnt men she doesn’t know from Adam.

    Time to do some introspection and get real.

  3. Judy Says:
    October 17th, 2012 at 7:29 am

    TV engagements rarely work out. Take these stupid shows off the air.

  4. Rosemary Says:
    October 17th, 2012 at 7:36 am

    I believe anybody on the Bachelor/Bachelorette should not get engaged while on the show. People on the show should just keep dating, to see if they actually are a fit for one another.

    Thats what Emily & Jeff should have done.

    Best of Luck to them.

  5. Da Says:
    October 17th, 2012 at 9:36 pm

    Emily had a tragic lost. Had the baby at the age of 18. Ricky died. She must still missed Ricky”s love and passion. It will take many years from that traumatic accident. Do not too harsh and judgmental especially jef and the other guys.

  6. Peggy Bourgeois Says:
    October 18th, 2012 at 2:31 pm

    Emily keep your child away from men she hardly knows and exposes her to reality shows for your on fame. Fame seeker! Why don’t you try staying single and finger out who you are.


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