It was a huge challenge and I'm so sad not to be doing it anymore." Bryan says that Ballas took the defeat even harder than she did.
"He's such a responsible person that he just feels like he failed me," says Bryan. '" Bryan says she cranked up her VCR to make her point.
But this is different." In an exclusive interview, TV Guide spoke to Bryan on Saturday night, the first full day she was back in Orange County after a blizzard of media appearances in Los Angeles and New York.
"People were so angry," says Bryan, who was both touched and surprised by the strong reaction to her ouster on Tuesday night.
"But now that that has died down, we'll see where it goes.