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    Bring May Flowers aprilm's Avatar
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    I'm getting married!!!!!!

    My boyfriend (and also another Fooster... most have no idea ) proposed tonight. Totally surprised me, too, which is hard to do.

    We had picked out rings last week, and we were told they would be ready Oct 23. I was at home on Tuesday, and heard a message saying that they were delayed 7 more days. In the back of my mind, I wondered if my boyfriend had put the salesguy up to it, but I figured they would never do something like that...

    He had mentioned kind of in passing that we should just dress up tonight and go out anyway, and I fed off it, and said, "Yeah, let's do that!" The signs were all pointing toward engagement, but I never, ever thought that he'd be able to pull off something like this (he's horrible at surprises... he gets excited, and can't wait to spill the beans ). Plus, I'm gullible.

    No time to take better pictures, sorry...



    Last edited by aprilm; 10-24-09 at 06:43 PM.

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    Yay! Congratulations, April (and the un-named fooster ). It's a beautiful ring. He did a very nice job.
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    Congratulations!
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    congratulations April & the un-named fooster (though i do know who it is )!!!!!!!
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    Wow April ... that is wonderful. Congratulations and best wishes for a long, happy life together.
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    Bring May Flowers aprilm's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by wolfpack View Post
    congratulations April & the un-named fooster (though i do know who it is )!!!!!!!
    Hehe... Thanks everyone!

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    Congrats.
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    Congratulations.


    Now who is the very lucky guy? (although I have a hunch).
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    congrats, and good luck
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    Wow! Beautiful ring for a beautiful cyclist, that lucky guy!! I love it. Will there be a virtual Foo wedding and reception? Can we throw Sports Beans and toast with bubbly Gatorade?

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    Cool!

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    Congratulations. That UA sure is busy.
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    It's amazing how many Foo couples are cropping up - maybe this site should consider adding a matchmaking component to it

    Edit: I almost forgot- Congratulations!
    Last edited by bmt074; 10-24-09 at 08:59 PM.

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    Haha maybe they should set up a Second Life wedding - people have actually done that

    Quote Originally Posted by overthere View Post
    Wow! Beautiful ring for a beautiful cyclist, that lucky guy!! I love it. Will there be a virtual Foo wedding and reception? Can we throw Sports Beans and toast with bubbly Gatorade?

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    Bring May Flowers aprilm's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by gnome View Post
    Now who is the very lucky guy? (although I have a hunch).
    Take a guess!

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    Although UA and <3 like sharing, I don't.

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    Congratulations! May you live long and prosper together.

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    Congratulations.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aprilm View Post
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    Congratulations!

    I'd like to see a picture of the groom-to-be!
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    Congrats you two!
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    Quote Originally Posted by aprilm View Post
    My boyfriend (and also another Fooster... most have no idea ) proposed tonight.
    Well ****, I guess now I'm never getting that picture you promised. Hmph!

    Well, congratulations... I guess...

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