Saturday, December 8, 2018
He proposed. He surprised her the morning of and told her to pack an overnight bag and that we are going to Prineville. She thought “What in the world is in Prineville, Oregon?!”. We got the car packed and he suggested filling up a growler at McMenamins in downtown Bend where we celebrated our first anniversary. When we arrived he walked over to the hotel desk and checked in. She was completely surprised and relieved to stay in town. Later that evening while taking a walk along the riverside, he popped the question and she said YES! The surprises were not over just yet. He, with the help of her father, had set up dinner reservations to surprise her mother with the wonderful news.