However, these pictures were deleted around the time MAFS began airing in early February.
This was done to avoid potential spoilers about the pair's reconciliation, which will most likely be addressed at the reunion dinner party.
A source told Daily Mail Australia: 'No matter what happened on the show, Aleks and Ivan's connection went far beyond that.
'After the show, they both went home, spent time apart and realised they couldn't see a future without each other. They spoke every day until Ivan flew to Perth.'