Last night's conflict between Ben and Shabby occurred basically
because John tittle-tattled to Govan, repeating something
that Ben had said about Shabs. Today, the Aussie housemate
tried to explain his actions.
Sitting on the sofas with Govan and Mario, John told them
that he didn't have a motive for telling the former what he
Just to remind you, Ben told John that he'd seen Shabby rubbing
her hands together when the Australian threatened to quit
after his barnie with Josie, then John went and told Govan...
who in turn told Shabby. Got it?
"I didn’t try to stir the pot... you don’t
know me so I don’t expect you to know (that),"
said John, and Mario reassured him by saying that everyone
Ben then joined the others on the sofas and admitted that
he'd acted unwisely by talking about Shabby yesterday. In
response, Shabby's pal Govan said that both he and John should
have kept quiet last night.
Shortly afterwards, Ben and John headed outside, whereupon
the former repeated his regret for the hassle caused last
night, accepting that what he did in telling Govan was 'very,
Ben accepted his apology.