Let the rose ceremonies begin!
OK, yes, technically they won't start happening until Jan. 2, but it's hard to contain our excitement.
After all, we now know who will be seeking to win over Ben Flajnik when the new season of The Bachelor kicks off next month.
ABC has just unveiled the 25 single ladies looking for love...
- Amber B., 23, labor and delivery nurse, Port Coquitlam, Canada
- Amber T., 29, critical care nurse, Waverly, Neb.
- Anna, 25, student, Detroit
- Blakeley, 34, VIP cocktail waitress, Charlotte, N.C.
- Brittney, 26, medical sales rep, Denver
- Casey S., 26, trading clerk, Leawood, Kan.
- Courtney, 28, model, Santa Monica, Calif.
- Dianna, 30, non-profit director, San Gabriel, Calif.
- Elyse, 24, personal trainer, Chicago
- Emily, 27, Ph.D. student, Chapel Hill, N.C.
- Erika, 23, law student, Chicago
- Holly, 34, pharmaceutical sales rep, Salyersville, Ky.
- Jaclyn, 27, advertising account manager, Newton, Mass.
- Jamie, 25, registered nurse, Dryden, N.Y.
- Jenna, 27, blogger, New York City
- Jennifer, 28, accountant, Oklahoma City
- Kacie B., 24, administrative assistant, Clarksville, Tenn.
- Lindzi C., 27, business development manager, Seattle
- Lyndsie J., 29, Internet entrepreneur, Scottsdale, Ariz.
- Monica, 33, dental consultant, Salt Lake City
- Nicki, 26, dental hygienist, Hurst, Texas
- Rachel, 27, fashion sales rep, New York City
- Samantha, 26, advertising account manager, Los Angeles
- Shawn, 28, financial adviser, Phoenix
- Shira, no age given, actress (of course), Los Angeles
If you recall, the 29-year-old winemaker had his heart broken by Ashley Hebert on last season's The Bachelorette, so we won't be surprised if Ben ends up being a little extra cautious this time around.
Cupid, prepare your arrows!