Sharon and Nick were spotted on a romantic date in Auckland, New Zealand, trying to keep a low profile until an eagle-eyed fan recognised them.
According to an eyewitness, the loved-up duo couldn’t keep their hands off each other as they enjoyed an intimate lunch by the waterfront.
‘They looked so happy,’ says the onlooker. ‘They were really easy in each other’s company and Nick was very affectionate when he thought no-one was watching.’
From very early on, the chemistry between the handsome carpenter and business owner beauty Sharon was obvious, and their bond strengthened as the TV experiment continued.
And while Sharon often struggled with the fact that her twin sister Michelle wasn’t as lucky in love, she knew she had to put her own relationship first.
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