Bachelor Nation's Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth know there are plenty of people who doubt relationships that come from reality TV shows.
They also know plenty of people who are vocal about the couple's decision to have a long engagement. Now the pair are addressing this negativity head on in a series of posts surrounding their two-year anniversary.
Bristowe went first, adding a series of snaps on Instagram that date back from when the couple first got together. She paid tribute to her relationship with her husband-to-be, explaining, "I like that we don't feel pressure, I like that we have taken our time..."
125.3k Likes, 1,260 Comments - Kaitlyn Bristowe (@kaitlynbristowe) on Instagram: "Cheers to the longest engagement ever. I like that we don't feel pressure, I like that we have..."
Booth had his own thoughtful words to offer, sharing a glamorous snap of Bristowe with a sweet caption about all of the traits he admires about his love.
I am one lucky guy to have been able to spend the last two years of my life with this beautiful, intelligent, funny, strong, and bad ass woman! Thank you for the greatest 2 years, thank you for being you, and thank you for, well ya know, Riiiiickk ?
66.3k Likes, 479 Comments - Shawn Booth (@shawn_booth18) on Instagram: "I am one lucky guy to have been able to spend the last two years of my life with this beautiful,..."
Booth earned Bristowe's final rose on her season of The Bachelorette.
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