Fewer than 10 percent have showers and 13 percent have bachelor or bachelorette parties.
And so I offer a modest proposal: Get rid of The bachelorette.
The bachelorette who chose Alcala later thought better of it and backed out of their date.
1935, American English, from bachelor with French ending -ette. Replaced earlier bachelor-girl (1895). Middle French had bachelette "young girl;" Modern French bachelière is found only in the "student" sense.