Love Is Blind season 3’s Matt Bolton and Colleen Reed had a tough time staying together throughout the season but ultimately made it to the altar. After having little success with anyone but each other in the pods, Matt proposed to Colleen, and she accepted. The pair had a connection, and Matt felt comfortable enough with Colleen to speak about his past relationships, which ended in betrayal. The break in Matt’s trust left him finding it difficult to trust Colleen, and though she also had a connection with Cole Barnett in the pods, he decided to propose to her and see if their relationship could last.
Colleen accepted Matt’s proposal, excited to build a relationship with him after a tough time finding someone she was interested in building a life with in the past. The pair met and were happy as they traveled together, but their issues became clear in Love Is Blind season 3 after they spent a few nights together and then began to integrate others into their relationship. When Cole and Colleen spoke during a group event while the couples were traveling together, Matt quickly became enraged and got loud with Colleen. He threatened to pack his bags and leave her behind on the trip while Colleen cried, asking him to stay.
Matt Threatened To Leave Colleen On Love Is Blind
Due to past betrayal, Matt had a difficult time trusting Colleen around other men. While he said that he knew she had true feelings for him, his difficulty in trusting her was obvious from the start of their relationship, and when he saw her and Cole interacting in a way that was not necessarily just friendly, his guard went up. Matt threatened to leave Colleen, but she was able to convince him to stay and apologized for upsetting him. Once Matt calmed down, he addressed he needed to face his trust issues and promised to work through them with Colleen.
Colleen & Matt’s Relationship Has Moved At Their Pace
The couple chose to get married at the altar in Love Is Blind season 3’s finale, despite still having some issues to work through. The pair’s wedding looked fun and exciting, and they seemed happier and more in love than ever. After their wedding, Love Is Blind‘s Colleen and Matt dedicated themselves to learning more about each other in their partnership and spent their time working on their relationship as a couple. They mentioned during the reunion episode that they still weren’t living together. Then, in the Love Is Blind: After The Altar episodes, the couple was shown finally looking for a home together.
While Love Is Blind‘s success rate isn’t necessarily the best in terms of long-lasting couples, the partnerships that it has built tend to be strong. Matt and Colleen worked through some issues that could have broken their trust in one another; however, it only made them stronger. As one of the happy couples that have stemmed from the show, the pair seem to be stronger than ever as they navigate their new lives as a couple.