CHICAGO — As late-season snow blanketed the Chicago space, WGN’s Andrea Darlas headed to Wrigley Area to document the scene outdoors the ballpark and speak to followers concerning the group canceling its afternoon recreation because of the climate.
After they arrange close by, a photographer observed one thing occurring in entrance of the sector: a man getting down on one knee, and taking a lady’s hand.
The digital camera rolled as Clint Parkinson proposed to his girlfriend Clohe Ludwig. It was a candid second they may keep in mind ceaselessly, which by pure luck was additionally captured on digital camera.
Talking after the proposal, the couple informed Darlas he’s from California and she or he’s from the Chicago area, however they met in Denver.
“I had an inkling that it was going to be this weekend, I didn’t know when,” Ludwig stated.
The couple was surrounded by family, so she says she had a feeling one thing was up. Which wasn’t a shock for Parkinson.
“I found out that she knew once I noticed that she received her nails carried out, and she or he by no means gets her nails carried out,” he stated.
She stated “yes,” or more particularly, “I feel I stated, ‘ it’s a must to put the ring on me,'” Ludwig stated.
They stated that they had good seats, but any recreation which will have been performed on the diamond was nothing compared to the one now on Ludwig’s finger.