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There are pros and cons to every hometown date on The Bachelor: Yes, Ben gets to meet your family and you two finally get some alone time. But The Bachelor has a long history of making family members feel uneasy, and numerous times, hometown dates have led to the kind of tension-filled interactions that can make or break a relationship.

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But in JoJo’s case, it might not be her family that gets in her way. In an exclusive sneak peek at tonight’s episode, JoJo kicks off her hometown date by opening a letter … from her ex. And just as she realizes the letter’s not from Ben, well, Ben knocks on her door. Talk about awkward.

The Bachelor airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

Episode Recaps

ABC's "The Bachelor" - Season 22

The Bachelor

This romantic reality competition series follows a gaggle of women vying for the Bachelor’s heart — and a wedding proposal. Will you accept this rose?

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  • Mike Fleiss
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