Maura Higgins showed she is still inside the race via bagging a topless again rubdown from Curtis Pritchard on Friday’s Love Island.
The Longford model has been looking to crack on with the Dancing With The Stars hunk ever seeing that he dumped Amy Hart closing week.
But the romance turned into dealt a blow with the arrival of new girl Francesca.
The 26-year-old Islander became left livid while the bombshell stole Curtis from below her nose inside the re-coupling rite, which saw Marvin Brooks get dumped.
Showing she’s up for combat, Maura battled it out for his affections on last night’s display. Lying at the day mattress draped in a towel as Curtis sat on top of her, Maura appeared just like the cat that was given the cream as the dancer straddled her in front of a fuming Francesca.
Francesca – who made Maura cry whilst she coupled up with the DWTS pro was less than inspired by the intimate public show. She stated: “I just think, have a chunk of appreciating. I did say, ‘You should get to understand her’, however, he’s virtually studying her now.
“It’s proper in front of my face. Does he genuinely recognise what he’s doing?”
Meanwhile, taking part in each second, Maura seemed thrilled with herself as Curtis instructed her: “Now, that’s all of your gettings.” Looking over from nearby, Joanna agreed with a furious Francesca, saying: “It’s a touch bit touchy-touchy, feely-feely.”
That night, Francesca become keen to permit Curtis to know how his actions made her feel.
Referring to him giving Maura a massage in advance within the day, she stated: “I did locate it a touch disrespectful. I locate that quite complete on.”
Maura overheard the communication from the next desk and looked irritated.
Chancing her arm in advance on inside the episode, she teased Curtis with an offer to sneak into her bed while Francesca falls asleep. Trying to hide his temptation, Curtis bit his lip and sheepishly seemed away having formerly admitted he hoped to hold “mastering” both islanders.
Despite Curtis now being coupled-up with Francesca, Maura made it clear she isn’t giving up on him just yet, saying: “She’s [Francesca] by no means going to make you chuckle the manner I do.”
Torn among the 2 ladies, Curtis stated: “I don’t want to hurry it. However, I understand I want to get a circulate on because I’ll push them each away.
“I want one in every one of them become terrible, it would make the decision so much less difficult.”
Meanwhile, assured she and Curtis can be the correct match, Francesca stated: “I do assume our personalities are definitely comparable.
“I haven’t virtually located a person earlier than this is as wonderful and silly and giggly as me.”
Love Island continues at 9pm on Virgin Media.