Our Story: The Engagement

On Friday, November 5, 2004, Greg and Christine both had a day off from work because Christine's birthday was that Sunday. Christine left the house shortly after lunch to run some errands. When she came home, Greg asked if she wanted her birthday present early. Intrigued, Christine of course said yes (who would refuse such an offer?). Greg told Christine to close her eyes, and he left the room to get the present. It turned out to be an engagement ring that he had ordered from Blue Nile. He came back, put the ring on her finger, and asked her to marry him. She said yes, and then they went out for a celebratory lunch (well, more like they were just really hungry) at Desperado's.

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