'The Bachelorette' Stars Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth Call Off Engagement

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"After three incredible years, we have decided to go our separate ways," the couple said in a joint statement.

The rose has wilted for this Bachelor Nation couple.

The Bachelorette stars Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth on Friday revealed they have broken off their engagement.

In a statement to People, the couple shared the news of the split. “After three incredible years, we have decided to go our separate ways. This difficult decision comes after thoughtful, respectful consideration,” they said in a joint statement.

“Even though, we are parting as a couple, we’re very much committed to remaining friends and we will continue to support each other,” continued the couple.

They ended their statement by asking for privacy, saying, “Due to the nature of how we met, our relationship has always been very public, and we have enjoyed sharing it with all of you, but we ask that you respect our decision and our privacy at this time.”

Bristowe and Booth became engaged on the season 19 finale of the ABC dating show, which aired in 2015. The news of their split comes after rumors that the couple were having troubles due to their hectic schedules.