SPOILER ALERT! This submit incorporates particulars from Thursday’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise on ABC.

Buckle up, of us. We lastly have one other rose ceremony in Paradise.

5 weeks in, and that is solely the second rose trade. The lads are on pins and needles, because it appears to be like like 5 of them are going house. As a few of them make final ditch efforts to type a connection, I can’t assist however marvel why Aaron S. didn’t depart with Sam when he had the possibility. However, simply as he and Sean are praying to the Bachelor in Paradise gods, the producers throw them a lifeline.

Sam Picco, from Canada’s version of Bachelor in Paradise, is right here on the seashore and she or he’s going to be handing out a rose tonight.

Her entrance is met with some pleasure and plenty of confusion, since nobody has any clue who she is. However, not one of the males actually care. They simply need a rose. That’s in all probability why Sam appears to be going by way of a revolving door of conversations with the one males — beginning with Sean, then Aaron S., then John B., then Peter. They usually’re all placing their finest foot ahead. Sean brings her a shot, and Sam admits she’s delay by his age. In the meantime, Peter compliments Sam’s appears to be like for her age (despite the fact that she’s solely 34?).

After watching the one males battle for Sam’s rose, it’s time to search out out who she’s going to throw a buoy to. Kylie offers her rose to Avan (unsurprising). Rachel presents hers to Brayden. Eliza chooses Aaron B. Jess picks Blake. Kat offers Tanner a rose. Olivia chooses John Henry, and Mercedes picks Tyler — bringing two love triangles to an in depth. Sam, form of shockingly, settles on Peter.

Bye bye, Sean, Will, John B. and Aaron S!

The following day is Kat’s birthday, and she will’t wait to have a good time with the group and hopefully ring in 27 with some romance from Tanner. However, her pleasure is short-lived after she endures a one-two punch of date playing cards that aren’t for her. The primary goes to Rachel, who asks Brayden on a date.

Not lengthy after, Davia from Zach’s season of The Bachelor enters the seashore with one other date card. After one dialog with Tanner, she asks him on a date with out chatting with anybody else. He accepts, and he pulls Kat apart to talk. She tries to play it cool and inform him he ought to go on the date if he feels the necessity to discover his choices, however inside she’s fuming. Tanner tries to clarify that this might convey some readability, however Kat thinks he ought to know by now if he desires to decide to her…all of it form of seems like a little bit of a double normal although, contemplating that Kat went on a date with Tanner with out ever having a dialog with Brayden about it.

Regardless, as soon as Tanner departs on his date with Davia, Kat is able to kick him to the curb. Everybody else is making an attempt to chill her down and encourage her to have a good time her birthday, however after they sing her pleased birthday and convey her a cake she runs away and throws it within the ocean. Sam tries to inform Kat she ought to put the birthday factor apart, as a result of it was simply poor timing. In her eyes, Kat can’t blame Tanner for taking one other date alternative simply because it’s Kat’s birthday. However, shocker, Kat doesn’t agree.

Tanner appears pretty unbothered on his date, although. We don’t see a lot of his dialog with Davia, in addition to the half the place he tells her he’s been seeing Kat however may be very a lot open to different choices. He says in a confessional that he feels dangerous for lacking Kat’s birthday, however he doesn’t remorse his resolution.

In the meantime, Rachel and Brayden have just about been shielded from the drama du jour since they left on their date. After spending a enjoyable day letting unfastened and adorning one another like piñatas, they present up on the seashore lined in paint and paper mache and able to occasion. The one downside is that Kat remains to be fuming about Tanner — and Brayden feels barely vindicated as soon as he finds out what occurred.

There’s a small second of Wells repairing his reality field after Aaron S. destroyed it final week, and Sam appears able to spill some tea with an nameless observe. Hopefully we’ll circle again to that, as a result of I’m eagerly awaiting what she might presumably must say after spending lower than a full day in Paradise.

The remainder of the group decides to play reality or dare, and issues get a bit messy. Olivia dares Brayden to offer a lap dance to the “most exciting” individual on the seashore, to which he chooses Jess. Peter kisses Kylie as a dare. Mercedes makes out with John Henry. Kat takes a physique shot off of John Henry. Olivia sucks on John Henry’s finger…numerous love for John Henry tonight. The strain actually reaches a fever pitch when Jess is requested if Blake is her No. 1 individual proper now. She hesitates…for some time. Then, she says sure, however solely as a result of he’s actually her solely connection in the mean time.

Yikes. Blake is rightfully confused, so he asks Jess for some readability. Sadly, it doesn’t appear to be he’s going to get it. When he asks Jess why she’s uncertain, she begins to cry. She doesn’t suppose she’s put sufficient effort into exploring her choices, and she or he isn’t certain what she desires. Blake takes that to imply that she wants some area, and so they each depart the dialog extra confused than after they entered it.

The following morning, the vibes are bizarre. Everyone seems to be eagerly ready to listen to about Tanner and Davia’s date and, on the identical time, they’re nonetheless reeling from final night time’s reality or dare.

Davia hits the seashore first, and she or he tells the women that her date went nicely. They attempt to warn her that Tanner and Kat’s connection is perhaps stronger than he let on, so Davia decides she desires to hash issues out. Kat admits to Davia that she and Tanner hadn’t had any talks about exclusivity, however she isn’t certain she desires to proceed to pursue something with him if he’s wishy washy. Davia says she feels assured after the date, so it’s going to be as much as Tanner to place an finish to all of this.

Lastly, Tanner graces the seashore. He pulls Kat apart to speak fairly instantly, however we’re going to have to attend till subsequent week to see what precisely goes down. No matter is claimed, the previews make it appear to be Kat is just not going to be pleased on the finish of it…and she or he may simply be shifting in on John Henry consequently.

Can’t think about Olivia will take that nicely.

Bachelor in Paradise airs Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT following The Golden Bachelor on ABC.