Jessica Brody memorably had her heart broken by Ciarran Stott in the most recent of Bachelor In Paradise.
And in a new interview with the Poplitically Incorrect podcast, the 32-year-old said that Ciarran robbed her of the chance to find love in Paradise by using her to stay on the show until his secret girlfriend Kiki Morris arrived.
She also confirmed that she’s been talking to some of the boys from the most recent season of The Bachelorette after being spotted with Damien Stone.
Bad memories: Jessica Brody reflected on her disastrous Bachelor In Paradise stint with Ciarran Stott in a new interview
‘So basically he was using me to get roses until [Kiki] came in,’ she said.
‘That’s one thing, but also pretending that you cared about me is the f***ed up thing,’ she continued.
‘I genuinely wanted to find love, and would love to have met someone that was really interested in me and he robbed me of that.’
‘I genuinely wanted to find love, and would love to have met someone that was really interested in me and he robbed me of that,’ she said, before becoming emotional
‘So that was why I was so upset about it. It wasn’t even about my relationship with him, it was about what he took away from me which was the opportunity to meet someone who genuinely…
‘[I’m] stuttering, getting emotional of sorts,’ she said as she teared up.
‘He took away the opportunity for me to meet someone who could’ve actually cared about me,’ Jess finished.
‘I’ve definitely had a chat with a couple of them!’ Jess confirmed that she’s been chatting to some of the men from Elly and Becky Miles’ season of The Bachelorette
Despite still feeling the pain from her ill-fated tryst with love rat Ciarran, Jess seems to be moving on with things by getting to know the latest batch of Bachelorette boys.
‘I’ve definitely had a chat with a couple of them,’ she admitted cryptically.
Last weekend, Jess was spotted enjoying a night out in Melbourne with the handsome Damien Stone.
New squeeze? Last weekend, Jess was spotted enjoying a night out in Melbourne with the handsome Damien Stone
The property developer appeared on Elly and Becky Miles’ season of the show, where he came in sixth place.
Meanwhile, Ciarran and Kiki split long before the finale of Bachelor In Paradise had even aired on TV.
Kiki told the So Dramatic podcast in August that Ciarran ditched her after they moved into a new apartment together, leaving her stuck with the bills and an ’emotional wreck’.
Doomed: Kiki (left) said in August that Ciarran (right) ditched her after they moved into a new apartment together, leaving her stuck with the bills and an ’emotional wreck’