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Ever since The Situation announced last week that he had a girlfriend, we suspected that the lucky lady was his long-term on-and-off smush buddy Paula Pickard. The two were seen holding hands while filming Jersey Shore Season 6, and an insider said that they’d made things “official” this summer.

Now, the Examiner reports that Paula has been posting messages on her Instagram page, confirming the news.

“Yes, we are official,” said Paula, according the Examiner. “He’s a real sweetheart.” Considering that The Situation has stayed sober over the last few months, maybe Mike really is capable of being a great boyfriend.

“He makes me happy that’s all that matters [and] we can careless [sic] what the haters say,” Paula reportedly wrote on Instagram.

Do you think this means Mike could be the latest Jersey Shore star to hear wedding bells in his near future? Either way, we’re happy for him!

Want more Jersey Shore? Catch the next episode of Snooki & JWOWW on on Thursday, August 2 at 10 p.m. on MTV.

Source: Examiner

Molly Friedman is an editor at Wetpaint Entertainment. Follow her on Twitter @MollyFriedman.

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