Shauna Sexton is shutting down speak that she performed a job in Ben Affleck’s return to rehab.
The Playboy mannequin, who’s rumored to have romanced the “Justice League” actor within the days earlier than his Aug. 22 check-in to a Malibu therapy middle, penned two prolonged messages in her personal protection after an Instagram commenter instructed she was in charge for Ben’s obvious relapse.
The web drama started final Saturday – three days after Ben’s admission to the ability – when the 22-year-old shared an Instagram snap of herself holding a glass of crimson wine in a romantic dinner setting.
“Completely satisfied as sh** man,” Shauna captioned the photograph.
When one Instagram commenter obtained curious in regards to the Playmate’s dinner firm and requested if she was out in town with Ben, one other responded with a jab: “Lol she already obtained him thrown into rehab.”
Shauna was fast to defend herself, telling the person that it was “weird” for her to depart such a unfavourable remark.
“It is much more weird to me which you could someway correlate somebody’s poor particular person (sic) choices to anybody aside from that particular person,” she continued. “By no means drank round or with him for the file.”
Later within the week, her on-line detractor returned, persevering with to push the argument that Shauna was a nasty affect on the “Dwell by Evening” director.
“You’ve got been arrested twice for underage consuming and public intoxication simply final yr, so please inform me once more you do not prefer to drink or get together lmao,” the person wrote partly.
In response, Shauna – who informed Playboy in Might that her go-to drink is “whiskey all day” – admitted that she “completely” likes to drink and get together. “Most 22-year-olds do,” she wrote.
The brunette additionally owned as much as the aforementioned arrests, acknowledging that she did get in bother with the regulation for 2 consuming incidents prior to now.
“I obtained put within the drunk tank when I was 17 for having a pretend ID and consuming underage at a bar in Virginia Seaside, and even though most individuals have used a pretend ID in addition to drank underage, it was a dumb mistake on my behalf and an embarrassing one at that,” she wrote.
“Then, the weekend of my 21st birthday I obtained obliterated and would up getting left at a bar on the ocean entrance in Virginia Seaside, the place I was once more taken to the drunk tank for being intoxicated publicly whereas searching for a journey house.”
“Do these errors outline me? No, [it’s] silly miniscule sh** I discovered from,” she continued. “Do these errors imply that I am human? Sure.”
Shauna then turned again to Ben, arguing that her historical past did not imply she’d attempt to undermine his wellbeing.
“Do these errors imply I would disrespect somebody’s hard-earned sobriety by consuming with them or in entrance of them? Hell no. I have limitless respect for individuals who take motion and really do one thing about it.”
“With that being mentioned, Ben is a grown a** man, child,” she added. “He makes his personal choices. Blaming a 22-year-old for somebody’s third time in rehab is simply ridiculous. He’s a human. I am human. You might be human. All of us are going to f*** up, it is only a matter of studying from it.”
Shauna’s response gained over her on-line critic, who apologized for pinning Ben’s return to rehab on her.
“I should not have blamed you for his relapse; so long as you didn’t hand him the bottle that is 100% on him,” the person wrote partly.
Ben has struggled with alcohol abuse prior to now and beforehand accomplished therapy for his habit in March 2017. In a candid Fb submit shared on the time, he described his battle with alcohol as one thing he’ll “proceed to confront” within the hopes of residing life “to the fullest” and setting an instance for his three youngsters.