90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days newcomer Ed Brown (Big Ed) definitely makes his lady love Rosemarie Vega feel special. The professional photographer from San Diego, California proves no distance can hinder him from showering his girlfriend Rosemarie with presents. However, Ed’s family is definitely not having any of it. Apparently, they are against him spending his hard-earned money on a girl he met online. Did he finally find the one? Or will he end up heartbroken again?
90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days – Ed Brown Admits Spending $5k on Gifts for Filipino Girlfriend
On 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days, viewers will see Ed Brown gear up for his trip to the Philippines. The 54-year-old divorcee is about to visit his much younger fiance Rosemarie Vega for the first time. But before meeting her face-to-face, Ed makes a last-minute effort to spoil Rosemarie.
Ed Brown sends his girlfriend Rosemarie Vega presents less than a week before traveling to her country. Ed, on 90 Day Fiance, says he’s been doing it for quite a while now. He says that he sends Rosemarie gifts every week since they became official. He adds that he spent over $5,000 just for the gifts, plus shipment.
However, on 90 Day Fiance, Ed Brown says Rosemarie hasn’t received any of the packages as far as he knows. He says that she lives in a remote area, making it challenging for courier services to deliver the items. Despite that, Ed continues to send various gifts to Rosemarie Vega, not knowing whether or not she’ll get them.
Big Ed Gets Candid About Rosemarie Vega
So how exactly did Ed Brown and his bae Rosemarie Vega met? Apparently, the 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days newbies met each other online. Ed said he came across Rosemarie’s profile on social media and was immediately captivated by her “amazing deep brown eyes”. Three months into talking non-stop online, Ed finds himself believing in love again.
Ed Brown hasn’t been in a serious relationship ever since his divorce. He even doubts finding love again, especially with his track record with relationships. But now, Ed’s changing his tune, claiming his 23-year-old girlfriend is definitely the woman of his dreams.
90 Day Fiance Star Ready to Propose to Rosemarie
It seems there’s no stopping Ed Brown from taking things to the next level with Rosemarie Vega. The 90 Day Fiance celeb is determined to move forward with their relationship despite the uncertainties from his family and friends.
Big Ed makes it clear there’s nothing that can sway his decision to visit Rosemarie to her country. And it looks like Ed is not coming empty-handed. Apparently, he already bought an engagement ring — prepared to pop the question anytime.
Ed Brown’s Family Skeptical About Rosemarie
But Ed Brown’s mother Norma still couldn’t help but worry about his son. She’s been very vocal about her doubts on Rosemarie, particularly with her true intentions. Apparently, she’s concerned that Rosemarie Vega is only interested in money and a green card.
Norma fears Rosemarie is “not worth the risk” and that her son will end up broken-hearted again. However, Ed Brown is determined to continue his romance with Rosemarie. Despite the so-called “risks,” he’s still willing to take a chance at love again, 28 years after his last relationship/
Catch the full pilot episode of 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days on February 23 on TLC.
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