Matt said he was taken with Michelle's presence because she managed to put him at ease and make him feel comfortable. He felt as though the couple had already known each other for a long time.
Matt said he believed Michelle embodies all the qualities he's looking for in a future wife, telling the cameras about the bachelorette, "I see all I need to see."
But because they shared a strong instant connection, Michelle struggled to watch Matt flirt and date other women afterwards. She cried about her feelings for Matt were incredibly strong and she worried about setting herself up to get hurt.
Matt, however, promised Michelle that she had not misjudged their connection and everything was still great between them.
Until viewers can watch more of Michelle and Matt's love story unfold on TV, let's learn some things about the new The Bachelor bachelorette right now.
Below is a list of nine facts Reality TV World has compiled about Michelle Young.