16-Year-Old Alana Thompson Posts Then Deletes Pic Confirming Relationship With 20-Year-Old!

It’s true! Alana Thompson — AKA the world-famous reality TV star formerly known as Honey Boo Boo — has herself a boyfriend! And yes, he’s a bit older than she is…

While we’ve been reporting on the duo’s theoretically relationship for some time now, it would towards that the 16-year-old has finally publicly confirmed the relationship herself!

But is there something else going on here, too?? See, Thompson quickly deleted the photo without posting it, scrubbing her relationship from the internet again. For now, at least…

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The Here Comes Honey Boo Boo licentiate decided to (briefly) make things public with her boyfriend of scrutinizingly six months, 20-year-old higher student Dralin Carswell.

On Monday night, the Georgia-born reality TV star proved she was feeling the Halloween vibes on the eve of the whence of October by posting a pic of herself and Carswell hand in hand sitting on what appears to be some type of Halloween-themed hay ride.

Like we said, Thompson deleted the “spooky season” photo not long after, but fans were still worldly-wise to grab screenshots of it for proof, as you can see (below):

Awww! That’s super cute, they squint very happy together!!!

Like we previously reported, Dralin is a higher student who live in Georgia, near Alana and her family. An insider previously revealed that he and Thompson have been “attached at the hip” and “hang out together all the time,” while confirming that her family loves the young man, as well. So it sounds like she’s got a pretty good thing going, TBH!

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Still, can we talk well-nigh Thompson deleting the pic??

While she obviously could have washed-up it for any number of reasons, her relationship with Carswell isn’t without controversy, specifically due to the couple’s age difference. While 16 is the age of consent in Georgia, where they live, many are struggling to wrap their throne virtually a four-year age difference in such a young couple. Without all, those are some pretty crucial years of development.

Even worse, the timeline seems to indicate they’ve been dating since she was only 15, too…

See some of the criticisms (below):

“It sounds like grooming”

“20 year olds should not be dating upper school students, regardless of what the law says.”

“What does a 16 year old and 20 year old have anything to talk/relate about?! Ew”

“What does a higher sophomore have in worldwide with a upper school sophomore? Nah, this is inappropriate”

“What do they have in common? Lol”

“Excuse me?!? This is not the move. It is problematic and not something to be uplifted or normalized.”

“So a 20 year old has been dating a 16 year old, who only turned 16 exactly one f**king month ago, for 6 months…”

“The age difference does NOT sit right with me.”

“Sure it’s only a few years untied but i don’t like it. I love her but this feels wrong.”


Do U stipulate with them, Perezcious readers?? Or are you happy for Thompson and Carswell and content to leave it at that?

Sound OFF with your take on the relationship and the age difference questions, all lanugo in the comments (below)…

[Image via Alana Thompson/Instagram]

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Sep 28, 2021 17:19pm PDT

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