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Ben Higgins Wants Ex Lauren Bushnell to Be 'Fulfilled and Happy'

Ben Higgins has yet to publicly react to Lauren Bushnell’s engagement to Chris Lane, but he has spoken candidly about his ex-fiancée’s relationship with the country singer in the past.

“When she was dating Devin [Antin], I remember that feeling — like the Band-Aid getting ripped off,” the former Bachelor, 30, told Entertainment Tonight in November 2018. “This time, and I mean this, I really want Lauren to be fulfilled and happy, whether it’s with Chris or not.”

Higgins and Bushnell, 29, got engaged during season 20 of the ABC dating series in 2016. After the twosome called it quits in May 2017, she reconnected with Antin, whom she met on a dating app before she appeared on the reality series.

Ben Higgins Wants Ex Lauren Bushnell Happy With Chris Lane
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Us Weekly broke the news in September 2018 that Bushnell and Antin split, three months before she was linked to Lane. The “I Don’t Know About You” crooner popped the question after less than a year of dating on Sunday, June 16.

“I can’t stop smiling