Do you still think he would have asked?

It was June of 1999, and I was just 19 years old. I watched a handsome 23 year old guy ask me to let him see my sapphire ring that I always wore. As he held it and then dropped it, I watch in shock as my best friend somehow ended up on one knee – not with my sapphire ring in his hand; but instead, a beautiful diamond engagement ring. He asked me to marry him, to be his wife, and to spend the rest of my life with him. I had no hesitation. I had no reserve. I […]