Last week on the premiere of The Bachelor, Jason Mesnick
pared down 25 hopeful ladies to 15. Tonight, things steam up for the remaining contestants as Jason continues his search for his future wife. His strategy this episode: catching the women off guard, hoping to get to know them without all the "stuffy" formalities of their initial encounters.
Translation: Tonight on The Bachelor
... there's a pool party! And as you'd expect, when the clothes come off, the claws come out.
After the jump, you'll find 40+ photos and FOUR juicy little video clips from Monday's episode of The Bachelor.
Clip 1: “This is a total surprise.”
Jason surprises the girls at the pool for some casual hang-out time, and their first chance to see him shirtless.
Clip 2: “I wanted to put suntan lotion on his shoulders.”
Jason and the ladies are playing volleyball in the pool when Shannon, the peppy dental hygienist from Kansas, steals him off for a sunscreen rubdown.
Clip 3: “I'm a good kisser.”
Still in the pool after dark, three of the girls improvise a synchronized swimming routine, and tensions rise as the girls start to compete for one-on-one poolside time with Jason.
Clip 4: “Shannon knows more about me than most of the rest of the girls.”
Shannon displays her extensive knowledge about Jason and his family, which gives Jason mixed feelings about their relationship.
-Meghan Carlson, BuddyTV Staff Writer
(Image courtesy of ABC)