He co-owns three college bars back home where his girlfriend lives, and enjoys the drinking and partying that comes with that business.The death of his mother was a troubled time for him, but he has moved on."Diem knew she didn't have much longer to live," the source explained. Thru the ups and downs we somehow managed to keep our promise."She didn't want to be engaged under those circumstances." Chris took to Instagram last week to share a photo of Diem with the ruby engagement ring, writing, "You have always been My Angel. We never gave up on each other." "Our plan to be together forever hasn't changed...it's just going to take a little longer now," his statement continued. I Love You Always and Forever." Diem's funeral was held last week in NYC and was reportedly attended by Evan Starkman, Kenny Santucci, Mark Long, Johanna Botta, Ace Amerson, Paula Meronek, Kelly Anne Judd, Ruthie Alcaide, Aneesa Ferriera, Laurel Stuckey, Cara Maria Sorbello and Johnny "Bananas" Devenanzio.
"We'll always remember her fun spirit, her infectious smile, her love, her inspiration, how she dances through life and lived it to the fullest. They would then nominate two players from their team to the Inferno elimination challenge.Unlike The Gauntlet, there would be another challenge with an immunity life-saver up for grabs before the Inferno."He proposed and filmed the entire thing," the insider told the mag."Diem joked that she hated rubies and said no."CT even returned the following day with a new ring and proposed again, but Brown declined.