🚨 Warning: SPOILERS AHEAD! 🚨
Here’s how the meeting played out:
And he left so much of an impression on Clare from the moment they met that he received the first impression rose later on.
So far, not only does Dale seem to be Clare’s favorite — he seems to be a fan favorite, too. Here are just some of the best tweets about Dale from last night’s premiere.
Clare pretending to humor all these other guys meanwhile… #TheBachelorette
All of Bachelor Nation when we see Dale get out of the limo #TheBachelorette
clare when dale got out of the limo #TheBachelorette
Clare 5 minutes after meeting Dale #TheBachelorette
Dale: My name is — Clare: #thebachelorette
Dale stepping out of the limo knowing full well that he’s already won this season #TheBachelorette
Clare when Chris Harrison told her there are 24 other guys besides Dale: #TheBachelorette
Me patiently waiting for Claire to run off with Dale and then they bring in Tayshia #TheBachelorette
Clare: *sees Dale’s foot* Clare: #TheBachelorette
Chris coming out of nowhere to ask Clare about Dale #TheBachelorette
Producers calling Tayshia on speed dial as soon as Dale steps out the limo #TheBachelorette
Clare as soon as Dale stepped out of the limo: #TheBachelorette
dale watching all the men do their corny intros #TheBachelorette
me seeing Clare give Dale the first impression rose #TheBachelorette
Don’t believe in love at first sight? The way Clare just looked at Dale proves it’s real #TheBachelorette
The Bachelorette: Who will Clare choose? Also #TheBachelorette, 15 seconds later: It’s Dale, everyone
Tonight was special. #TheBachelorette
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