Love Island contestant Jacques O’Neill tearfully instructed his fellow contestants he was leaving the present to “get again to himself” as occasions main as much as his shock exit aired.
On Tuesday afternoon, a spokesperson confirmed Jacques had chosen to quit the ITV2 actuality present and had already left the villa.
Viewers then noticed Jacques struggling to cope with the arrival of former contestant Adam Collard, who had expressed an curiosity in his present associate Paige Thorne.
He was angered after listening to Adam had made feedback about him to Paige, who was later left unimpressed together with his dealing with of the state of affairs.
Jacques then mentioned he realised that he had tousled a possibility to indicate Paige he was working by points that had been first raised after she realized he had grown near Cheyanne Kerr whereas she was away in Casa Amor.
“I’ve by no means been massively upset over a girl, in life I’d quite get away from issues earlier than I get damage,” Jacques mentioned the next morning.
He then pulled in Paige for an emotional chat on the terrace, the place he broke down in tears as he instructed her he can be leaving.
“I simply want I may end my journey off with you in right here however I’m going to go residence at present. The one method I’m going to get again to myself goes residence,” he mentioned.
His revelation prompted Paige to cry and as they embraced he added: “You’ve acquired to nonetheless get pleasure from your time right here. Simply do what it’s good to do and I’ll be ready for you.”
By way of tears, Paige replied: “I don’t need you to go but additionally I need you to be joyful and it hurts me seeing you on this method.”
Jacques added: “I simply know for us to work I must get again to myself and the one method I’m going to get again to myself goes residence.”
Within the seashore hut, he admitted: “I’d say within the final week, the one factor maintaining me on this place was Paige. That’s the one factor I used to be staying for. I’ve by no means felt this manner for anybody so I simply need to get residence, be myself once more and carry issues on the surface.”
He added: “It’s simply not truthful on the girl she deserves higher than me. It’s not the top of me and Paige as a result of everybody is aware of what she means to me.”
Jacques gathered the opposite Islanders across the hearth pit to announce he can be leaving, saying: “For me and Paige to work, I should be me finest.
“I’ve acquired one thing particular with Paige and I’m going to be sure that works on the surface as properly.”
The information prompted tears from Jacques’ shut buddy Luca Bish, who commented that he wouldn’t even have been as upset if associate Gemma Owen had left the villa.
Love Island continues on Thursday at 9pm on ITV2.