Broken Bachelor Couples: Jason Mesnick and Melissa Rycroft, Emily Maynard and Brad Womack, Ali Fedotowsky and Roberto Martinez
With the sad news of Ben Flajnik and Courtney Robertson's sudden split, we can't help but think back to other Bachelor break-ups that had us crying and sobbing against our Ryan Gosling-shaped body pillow.
Let’s face it: Bachelor and Bachelorette couplehood is a risky business that often goes off the rails — fast. We’ve gathered up the top five Bachelor break-ups that left us shaken, stirred, or otherwise wondering if we’ll ever believe in reality dating shows again. Turns out, your contestants may quit each other — but we can’t quit you, Bachelor.