This week's hometown visit episode of The Bachelorette was intense, to say the least. As always, Bachelorette Rachel's hometown visits brought drama and further insight into the lives of the contestants.
And another staple the Bachelorette/Bachelor franchise are the last-minute complications meeting the contestants' families throw into the mix.
Complications, like, you know, your family thinking you're not emotionally ready for marriage and everything. That won't be a problem on a show in which the prize is marriage, right? Right. Cool.
In Monday's episode, we learned how Peter Kraus' mother feels about her son's future when it comes to marriage.
And let's just say it wasn't a conversation Rachel Lindsay will particularly want to write home about.
In the preview of this week's episode, we got a glimpse of Peter's mother, Lynn, saying she didn't think her son was ready for marriage. Um, why is he on The Bachelorette then?! That's the endgame here, Peter!
The preview shows Rachel straight-up asking Mama Kraus if Peter is ready for marriage. She says, “Is he emotionally ready for marriage?” Peter's mom replies, “Not necessarily.”
MAMA KRAUS, WHY? I need more details!
Luckily, those details came. His mom continued,
But is that "something" marriage? Peter's mom doesn't seem to think so.
When asked if she thinks Peter is ready for marriage, Lynn said,
To which Lynn responded,
Lots of people are 'shipping Rachel and Peter to get engaged in the season finale in a couple of weeks.
But meeting the family is a big deal, and no matter what all of us try to convince ourselves, our mothers really do know us best. (Damn you and your wisdom, Linda Boyle.) So Mama Kraus saying Peter isn't "emotionally ready" for marriage isn't exactly a vote of confidence for Rachel.
Just when you think you've predicted the ending.
Rachel Lindsay spoke with ET about the awkward conversation with Peter's mother saying he's not emotionally ready to get married.
WHAT'D I TELL YOU?! She continued,
After talking with Peter's mom, Rachel said,