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\r\nBen and I met on November 5, 2011. I remember it like it was yesterday! I was enjoying my last year as an undergrad and Ben had just started his first year of graduate school at Southern Methodist University. A few of our friends had met previously and we were introduced during the homecoming tailgate. We parted our separate ways, but as fate would have it, we would run into each other again later that day and from then on, the rest is history!
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\r\nOn a sunny day this past February, Ben asked me to come over to his house for lunch. Seeing as this was nothing out of the ordinary, I showed up with no expectations other than a turkey sandwich. When I arrived, Ben had prepared a beautiful spread and right before we were about to eat, he got down on one knee right there in the kitchen! He could have popped the question anywhere, but he knew that proposing in our home would make our engagement a special memory we would be reminded of daily.
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