Chris Harrison is well aware that the majority of Bachelor viewers are outraged at both Ben Flajnik and front-runner Courtney.
"You never know how America is going to react, and even during filming, I wouldn't have predicted they'd feel this way," Harrison tells TVGuide.com. "People say, 'Why haven't you warned him about her?' But he hears what she's saying and plenty of the women tried to caution him."
What is the first Bachelorette couple's best advice for sustaining a love found on reality TV? Stay away from Hollywood.
"If you can get away from all the cameras, the glitz and the glamour and all the fun and excitement of the Hollywood life, that's a really important decision," Trista Sutter tells TVGuide.com.
Spoiler Alert: The following reveals the outcome of The Bachelor finale
After traveling the world and narrowing down the pool of 30 women, Brad Womack chose the woman he wants to marry.
In a surprising twist to the typical Bachelor and Bachelorette endings, Ali Fedotowsky only had one man show up to the final rose ceremony. She took a leap of faith, and Roberto, in turn, proposed. Host Chris Harrison calls that moment "lightning in a bottle" and tells TVGuide.com his advice for the new couple. Plus: Will runner-up Chris be the next Bachelor?