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Is Desiree Hartsock already bored with fiance Chris Siegfried? People are probably just reading into this too much, but here's how that rumor got started:

Desiree Hartsock, Chris Siegfried Shirtless

She asked for help on Twitter, writing, "Ready for a relaxing date night with @ChrisRSiegfried! What are your favorite date night things to do??? Need ideas."

Desiree Hartsock, mind you, has been engaged all of two months.

Clearly, this could be just a thing someone Tweets. We realize. And maybe a fan will come through with a truly awesome Seattle-area date idea.

Still, part of you has to wonder why she would ask that, given the image of the "honeymoon phase" that she tries to project pretty much at all times.

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Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried may be the cheesiest couple in The Bachelorette - nay, TV - history, but reports of their demise are greatly exaggerated.

Desiree, Chris Pic

When it comes to courtship, and working on their relationship the engaged duo seems to be doing things right, whether you think it's too public or not. 

They flirt online back and forth, try new things with each other, spent quality time together, and build a life that's their own - including mutual friends.

On that front, they recently went on a date with Jason and Molly Mesnick!

Sorry ... it was "family dinner," as Desiree Hartsock called it on Twitter.

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Desiree Hartsock, The Bachelorette star who just got engaged to Chris Siegfried on ABC, is starting a new wedding advice blog. Of course she is.

Her website will focus on wedding planning and wisdom. Des, of course, is a purported expert in all things weddings, due to her bridal stylist trade.

Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried Image

While we can - and will! - analyze the relationship of Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried until we're blue in the face, the simple fact here remains:

She is not married and may well break off her engagement.

This is based on the show's track record and notwithstanding the fact that she obviously settled for her second choice, which some say doesn't bode well.

Would you read a wedding advice blog from somehow who hasn't taken part in a wedding as of yet? Or is that unrelated to the task of planning one?

You tell us, THGers. You. Tell. Us.

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Chris Siegfried and Desiree Hartsock's book Diamonds and Hearts is officially out. Yes, The Bachelorette duo has released a collection of poems.

  • Diamonds and Hearts
  • Chris Siegfried and Desiree Hartsock Instagram

What, you may ask, is inside the 182-page memoir featuring 44 of the duo's original poems? You do not need The Bachelorette spoilers to answer that.

The mushy gushiness is out of control, even for a couple who met on a reality show and has made social media love-fests a daily ritual at this point.

Fans will point to yet another example of unrequited affection. Haters will say this proves their thirst for publicity and that they're trying too hard.

Whichever camp you're in, here's the lowdown on Diamonds and Hearts ...

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Despite all the online chatter, Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried are not throwing in the towel just yet ... if they were ever even close to doing so.

Des' Twitter feed is basically a live streaming look at a couple who certainly appears to be happy, in love and touching each other as much as possible.

A far cry from rumors that it's already over or that they're cracking under the pressure of going public after their unusual courtship on The Bachelorette.

Desiree posted photos of herself and Chris playing volleyball over the weekend, Chris shirtless and putting together furniture, Chris' poetry on the iPad, etc.

She also mentioned treating themselves to massages. Safe to say that if this duo is going through hard times, they are masking it awfully aggressively.

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Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried of The Bachelorette really want us to believe everything is fine between them. Blissful, in fact. But is that really the case?

From celebrity gossip reports that it's already over, to cryptic Tweets and Des' brother meeting up with her ex (more on that shortly), it's been a strange week.

  • Chris Siegfried and Desiree Hartsock Engagement
  • Zak Waddell and Nate Hartsock

Desiree Hartsock, for her part, Tweeted earlier this week, "It's not about looking into each others eyes but looking out in the same direction. - Ice T"

Ever since the show ended, some have felt that she's been defending her relationship with Chris Siegfried, and is simply trying too hard with stuff like this.

Reading too much into it? Probably. But this has been a trend.

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The Bachelorette's Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried are over already ... according to a celebrity gossip tabloid. One with questionable reliability.

Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried Over?

According to In Touch, the honeymoon is over for Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried, who aren't even married, of course. In fact, they just got engaged.

Less than two weeks after the show’s finale aired, Des is finding herself isolated in Seattle, where she just relocated to, as tensions begin rising.

The whole world knows Siegfried wasn’t The Bachelorette beauty's first choice. Her own brother said she obviously settled for Chris, nice as he is.

Many expressed doubts that they would make it to the altar for this reason.

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Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried have quelled the breakup rumors - at least for now - with another cute date night chronicled on social media.

The Bachelorette champs attended the Seattle Seahawks preseason game in matching shirts, and Chris wrote a sweet caption with this pic:

Desiree Hartsock, Chris Siegfried, Pete Carroll

“Love this girl! First Seahawks game together and we are looking forward to many more for years to come! Go Hawks! @hartsdesire4 #Seattle”

On her own Instagram, new Seattle resident Desiree Hartsock tweeted “New city. New team. @chrisrsiegfried Go hawks! Thanks @petecarroll.”

Yes, that is Seattle coach Pete Carroll with the lovebirds.

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Just two weeks after The Bachelorette ended, Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried are already on the rocks and on the verge of a split, a new report indicates.

In fairness, the evidence of this is questionable at best.

Chris Siegfried and Desiree Hartsock Engagement

Witnesses who saw them out and about over the weekend reported the discord, the lack of conversation, and the fact that they "don't look content."

Another source says that they were "knee deep in a serious conversation" and that there "appeared to be problems" between them already.

So, take it with a grain of salt. Or a boulder.

Still, some people won't be surprised by such reports, and will theorize that it's the beginning of the end for Desiree Hartsock and her second choice.

Even her brother Nate said she wanted to get engaged really badly heading into the ABC reality show and she obviously "settled" for Chris Siegfried.

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Chris Siegfried, this year's winner of The Bachelorette and Desiree Hartsock's everlasting love, is publishing a book of his poetry, he revealed on Twitter.

The book is called Diamonds + Hearts: A Poetic Memoir.

Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried Picture

While we admire Chris Siegfried for getting the girl and putting it all on the line, we're not sure about his "prose." It seems better suited for, say, The Bachelorette:

"I step out of that limo / You, standing there so beautiful in that dress / I lost my breath for that moment / Then thought, getting down on one knee would be best."

Right? So sweet in that setting ... and that's about it.

It's unclear who is publishing this, but Siegfield notes in his tweet to "stay tuned" for more info. In the meantime, here's one he co-wrote with Desiree Hartsock:

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