Gabby Windey, a former "Bachelorette" contestant, comes out on "The View" as gay.

Gabby Windey of Denver, who appeared and got engaged on the 19th season of ABC's "The Bachelorette" last year, is embarking on a new love journey.

The former Denver Broncos cheerleader made an appearance on ABC's "The View" on Wednesday and stated she has split from her fiancé and is now dating a lady.

The 32-year-old is married to comedian and TV writer Robby Hoffman. What she's saying: 

"It was a plot twist that not even Windey saw coming," she told the show's hosts.

"whisper... that just got louder and louder." After initially battling with shame, speaking about it publicly "feels like a huge weight lifted off."

Notable: "It's like a love that I always wanted going on these dating shows," she stated of her new romance.

Quick recap: Windey was chosen to star on "The Bachelorette" after finishing second on "The Bachelor." 

Erich Schwer, her last candidate, proposed to her on the season finale of "The Bachelorette."


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