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Check out this banner proposal!

Over 35,000 have watched Tongan/Samoan Michael Koloi proposed to his girlfriend, Nora Aati, at the Mangere Bridge in South Auckland, New Zealand. The proposal involved a huge banner hanging from the bridge, which Aati saw through binoculars. Does Aati accept his proposal in front of family and friends? Well, you’ll just have to click through and see for yourselves!

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It’s a Pride and Prejudice wedding proposal!

David Slater, boyfriend of Literature major Bethany Albert, just became King of Literature Proposals, recreating more than half an hour of virtually verbatim scenes from Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. He got it right, with family participation, the selection of Austen’s classic, with Slater playing Mr. Darcy, all the way down to the costumes. Incredible.

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Peter Pan is growing up – and marrying Wendy!

The actor playing Peter Pan in a Scottish stage adaptation of Peter Pan proposed to his co-star, who is playing Wendy, on-stage.

I mean, seriously, doesn’t it get cuter more romantic than that?

Actor Sandor Sturbl, who plays Peter, popped the question to Lilly-Jane Young, who he had been dating for just over a year, as they performed at the Hydro in Glasgow. He got down on one knee and everything. Of course, Young, who plays Wendy Darling, said “Yes!”

I guess they’ll be each other’s Darlings for life. *grin*

Read the whole article here.

Screen Shot 2014-01-11 at 11.45.50 AMTwo points for creativity during the holiday season!

This article off ABC shows how Tyne Owen got his entire family to make out a Christmas card that originally spelled “MERRY XMAS,” and transformed it into a surprise “MARRY ME” wedding proposal. So romantic, and so cute. Isn’t that sweet?

It’s not difficult – and certainly cost-effective! – to do this kind of wedding proposal!