In a heartbreaking Instagram post, he revealed that Tom Mann's fiancee was killed on their wedding day. This was supposed to be a joyful occasion.
"I cannot believe that I am writing these words, but my darling Dani, my best friend, and my everything, died in the early hours Saturday morning, June 18th. He wrote Monday that the "happiest day" of our lives was ended in heartbreak.
"I feel like a sea of tears. Although we didn't make it to the altar, nor did we get to say our vows or dance our first dances, I know you all know that you were my whole world and the most wonderful thing that ever happened to us, Danielle. As a token of my unconditional love for you, I will wear the ring I was meant to wear.
Mann, who was a contestant on the U.K. reality TV show, and Dani Hampson were scheduled to wed on Saturday, after they had to postpone their wedding because of the coronavirus pandemic. They have an 8-month old son.
Hampson shared the news via Instagram, stating that she couldn't wait to marry Mann.
She wrote, "To think about what today should be is strange, but it's all we have lost," in a Sept. 25, 2020 posting. "Everyone has a 2020 story -- I'm just thankful you're so prominently featured in my."
Mann stated that he was devastated by Hampson's passing, whom he recalled as "the most amazing soul". The cause of death is unknown.
"We have lost a very special person, and I'm sure that we will soon see a great outpouring love for him. He wrote that he would try to find peace through your comments and messages, but right now he was grieving. Dani, my darling, you are the light of my life. Without you, everything is dark. You will be missed forever."