John Cena proposed to Nikki Bella regardless of his stance towards the 2 thingsâmarriage and having kidsâthat she wished.
“When [Cena] proposed, he satisfied [Bella] that he was a modified man. And if he can change his thoughts about by no means eager to get married, why wouldnât he change his thoughts about not wanting youngsters?” a supply tells PEOPLE.
“They’ve had an on and off relationship for years. Itâs no secret that they didnât see eye to eye on quite a lot of issues, however, when youâre in love, you flip a blind eye. And thatâs what Nikki did,” the supply says.
Including, âWhen Nikki modified her stance about wanting youngsters, everybody knew that wasnât her. You canât take motherhood away from a girl.â
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The wrestlersÂ ended their romanceÂ afterÂ six years togetherÂ and an insider beforehand instructed PEOPLE sheÂ was the one who pulled the plug on their wedding ceremony.
“John acted increasingly like he was doing her a favor by in some way conceding to go forward and marry her,” the insider mentioned.Â â[Nikki] doesnât want a pity proposal, a pity wedding ceremony, a pity husband. Sheâs an exceptional, large lady.”
Cena and Bella introduced that theyÂ known as off their engagementÂ on Sunday,Â a yr after he proposed throughout WrestleMania 33. The couple was scheduled toÂ marry on Might 5 throughout their deliberate vacation spot wedding ceremony.
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Their relationship â in addition to theirÂ discussions about marriage and kidsÂ â have been documented on the hit E! actuality showsÂ Complete DivasÂ andÂ Complete Bellas. âI do need to be a mother,â Bella instructed Cena in 2013 onÂ Complete Divas. âI really feel like Iâd be lacking out.â
âIâm going to decide on my phrases rigorously,â Cena replied. âI canât provide you with that.â
Even Bella’s twin sister, Brie, instructed Cena she felt like her sister was âmendacity to herselfâ in 2014 when he mentioned his no youngsters coverage.
âNicole and I have been speaking and he or she dropped at my consideration that sheâs over marriage, she doesnât need to have youngsters anymore. It was a little bit alarming to me,â Brie mentioned. However Cena careworn that heâs all the time been open and sincere with Bella about not wanting kids.
âI used to be abundantly clear about that from our very first date,â he mentioned. âIt wasnât like I attempted to control your sister into considering a sure factor was going to occur after which all of the sudden say âHa ha.â I like this woman, however I like my life,â he mentioned.
Complete BellasÂ returns Might 20 at 9 p.m. ET on E!