My boyfriend and I had known one another for almost three years. He knew that Valentines Day was my favourite holiday, (even more than Christmas,) so on Valentine's Day this…
Written by Louise Holt Last updated: October 16, 2007
I was 21 and he was 41
Mark proposed to me on holiday
We were on holiday in the Maldives and Mark had spent the lead up to the holiday telling me how he wasn’t ready to get married etc to throw me off (and it worked!) So on the second to last day of our holiday he booked us a romantic candle lit dinner on the beach in a secluded spot. Just after sunset Mark told me how much he had loved the holiday then he said, “There is one thing that could be better” as he pulled the ring out of his pocket and asked me to marry him. I was so shocked and just looked at him, giggled, and of course said yes!
After the proposal i was grinning like a cheshire cat and Mark said, “Wouldnt it be amazing if you could ring your mum right now?” and he pulled out the mobile and said,”Call her. She would love to know.” So, it was my mum.
It is a white gold band with nine dimonds in the formation of a dimond
On the island there was a jewelry shop and he pointed out what he thought I might like, and I agreed. Although he made the decision.
The wedding rehearsal and making everything perfect!