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Ruby Tuesday Matthews: Troll asks if she’s ‘still engaged’ after her miscarriage

Ruby Tuesday Matthews has called out a sick troll who questioned whether she was ‘still engaged’ to her fiancé Shannan Dodd, just days after she announced they’d lost their unborn child to miscarriage.

The influencer, 26, publicly shared the ‘insensitive and rude’ private message she received on Instagram on Wednesday.

The message read: ‘Are you still engaged now that you are no longer pregnant? I’m assuming that’s why he proposed so soon?’

Furious: Ruby Tuesday Matthews (right) has called out a sick troll who questioned whether she was ‘still engaged’ to her fiancé Shannan Dodd (left), just days after she announced they’d lost their unborn child to miscarriage

'Are you still engaged now that you are no longer pregnant? I'm assuming that's why he proposed so soon?' The influencer, 26, publicly shared the 'insensitive and rude' private message she received on Instagram on Wednesday

‘Are you still engaged now that you are no longer pregnant? I’m assuming that’s why he proposed so soon?’ The influencer, 26, publicly shared the ‘insensitive and rude’ private message she received on Instagram on Wednesday

Ruby, who was furious about the unsolicited message, responded: ‘Not that it’s anyone’s business, but we got engaged in May and kept it private.

‘I found out I was pregnant in June. So yes, I’m still engaged. It wasn’t a shotgun wedding or engagement. It’s an extremely insensitive and rude question during such a painful time for my partner and I.’

She clarified that she and Shannan got engaged for the right reasons, adding: ‘I can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with him, regardless of if our family expands or not.’

Sad: The influencer revealed she'd suffered a miscarriage in an Instagram post on Sunday. She posted a photo of her bump, and wrote. 'We didn't want to share as I have been through this before almost losing Mars, but sadly we lost our little boy'

Sad: The influencer revealed she’d suffered a miscarriage in an Instagram post on Sunday. She posted a photo of her bump, and wrote. ‘We didn’t want to share as I have been through this before almost losing Mars, but sadly we lost our little boy’

Ruby had announced the her miscarriage on Instagram on Sunday, August 15.

She revealed she’d kept the pregnancy secret after having complications with her second child, son Mars, who is three years old.

‘This is something I would have preferred to keep out of social media but the amount of questions I was getting daily asking if I was pregnant is the reason I feel the need to share,’ she wrote alongside a photo of her bump.

‘We didn’t want to share as I have been through this before almost losing Mars, but sadly we lost our little boy.

Family: Ruby shares two sons, Rocket, four, and Mars, three, with ex-partner Ryan Heywood

Family: Ruby shares two sons, Rocket, four, and Mars, three, with ex-partner Ryan Heywood

‘I want to be present on social media and work, as like everyone I have obligations. Please respect mine and my partners privacy, this is a topic I won’t be discussing at this point in time. Thankyou for understanding.’

The statement was signed off by both Ruby and Shannan. 

Ruby shares two sons, Rocket, four, and Mars, three, with her ex-partner Ryan Heywood. 

Her son would have been the first child for her and Shannon, who announced their engagement in late June.

Newly engaged: Her son would have been the first child for her and Shannon (right), who announced their engagement in late June, showing off her stunning diamond sparkler

Newly engaged: Her son would have been the first child for her and Shannon (right), who announced their engagement in late June, showing off her stunning diamond sparkler

Last week, Ruby hinted that she’s nursing a broken heart, sharing a cryptic post on Instagram Stories and telling fans she was ‘taking time off’ social media to look after herself.

She wrote alongside a photo of a blue sky: ‘I’m hopping on here to let you know I’m taking a little time off to look after myself. Hoping to get back on track ASAP and keep connected during these odd times.’

She continued: ‘But for now, like many of you, I’m just trying to keep my head above water. Life isn’t fair sometimes, but it’s how you deal with it.’ 

Time: Last week, Ruby hinted that she's nursing a broken heart, sharing a cryptic post on Instagram Stories and telling fans she was 'taking time off' social media to look after herself

Time: Last week, Ruby hinted that she’s nursing a broken heart, sharing a cryptic post on Instagram Stories and telling fans she was ‘taking time off’ social media to look after herself 

The social media star then asked her fans for privacy, saying: ‘I feel lately people have had no boundaries with me and the access they think they’re entitled to.

‘A gentle reminder you don’t know what people are going through and to treat everyone with kindness.’ 

Ruby celebrated her fiancé’s birthday with a heartfelt Instagram post recently, along with a romantic photo of them kissing at sunset. 

'I count my lucky stars': Ruby celebrated her fiancé's birthday with a heartfelt Instagram post recently, along with a romantic photo of them kissing at sunset

‘I count my lucky stars’: Ruby celebrated her fiancé’s birthday with a heartfelt Instagram post recently, along with a romantic photo of them kissing at sunset

She wrote: ‘I still count my lucky stars I met you. You have a heart of gold and are honestly adored by everyone who knows or meets you. 

‘My children love you, I love you, and I feel so blessed to spend the rest of my life with you. Happy birthday.’

Ruby announced their engagement in late June, showing off her stunning diamond sparkler on her ring finger.

Ring on it: The influencer shared an Instagram image of her hand featuring her giant sparkler and confirmed the engagement. She captioned the image: 'No cute way of taking a photo with sausage fingers. But I'm off the market for good'

Ring on it: The influencer shared an Instagram image of her hand featuring her giant sparkler and confirmed the engagement. She captioned the image: ‘No cute way of taking a photo with sausage fingers. But I’m off the market for good’

She captioned the image: ‘No cute way of taking a photo with sausage fingers. But I’m off the market for good’. 

Just days after sharing her engagement news, she told fans she was already on the hunt for the perfect wedding dress. 

It’s not known exactly when Ruby and Shannan began dating, but she started posting loved-up Instagram photos with him in May.

Shannan also happens to be the ex-boyfriend of P.E. Nation founder Pip Edwards.

Bridal shopping: Just days after sharing her engagement news, she told fans she was already on the hunt for the perfect wedding dress

Bridal shopping: Just days after sharing her engagement news, she told fans she was already on the hunt for the perfect wedding dress

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