Sunday, October 21, 2012

It started the same

as any other weekend. J and I went to dinner with my vice principal and her family. Btw her daughter Avery is the cutest five year old I have ever met! Went to the fall festival. Got some fro-yo. You know. Perfectly normal Friday night stuff.

Fast forward to 11 p.m. The following words come out of J's mouth: "We need to talk."

I think: We need to talk. About what?
J: Are you happy?
Me: Of course. Why? Where are you going with this?
J: ::dead silence::
Me: What's wrong? Talk to me. Are you breaking up with me???
J: I don't know how to do this. (pulls out an ivory box and opens it) Do you want to marry me? I know I'm supposed to gush about you but this is so much harder than it looks in the movies!
Me: YES!

I'm engaged. It's completely surreal. J and I drove up to Savannah and told his family. Their reactions? Priceless! Telling my friends? So much fun.

I want to gush about it more, but my tummy hurts. So I'll just leave you a picture of my pretty ring.


Boy did good. Really REALLY good!

Linking up with Sami's Shenanigans for Weekend Update!

14 comments:

  1. Yay! Still so thrilled for you!

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  2. Awe! How sweet! (And I totally believe the quiet understated proposals are the best ones!)
    Congrats!

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  3. Yay! Gotta say I was scared about the whole "we gotta talk" thing. :)

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  4. Congratulations!! The ring is gorgeous!!
    How exciting for you both!

    xoxo
    Holly

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  5. Congratulations!!! Your ring is beautiful!!! xoxo

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  6. That's a hilariously awesome way to propose. What a roller coaster of emotions in a 30 second conversation! CONGRATS! That is so awesome!

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  7. Yay! Congrats. Wedding planning is so much fun.

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  8. That's so cute :) Congrats!!!!

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  9. OMG COngrats!!! I am so happy for you and that ring is GORGEOUS!!!!

    XO Lourdes

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  10. Congrats!! Thats a cute story! Beautiful ring!

    -Lindsey

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  11. Congrats! What a beautiful ring!

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  12. SO excited for you!! The ring is gorgeous!

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  13. just found your blog through the hop!
    first off congrats, and second that ring is GORGEOUS!!!

    congrats again!
    I am excited to be your newest follower and read more about this future wedding (I am planning mine as well!)

    xo Hallie
    lifeoceanside.blogspot.com

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  14. OBSESSSEEEEDDDD.... I am soo freaking happy for you girl! You deserve this happiness and more! Can't wait to hear all about the wedding planning process!!

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