Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ghc12,7k engagement ring into lake as he proposed

Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ghc12,7k engagement ring into lake as he proposed

- Man drops expensive engagement ring into a lake as he proposed

- He was in the middle of popping the big question when the ring slipped

- On hearing that, his friends plunged into the water under bridge to scour for the treasure

Seth Dixon had searched his soul and discovered that he was ready to spend the rest of his life with Ruth Salas. The lovely pair from Kansas City had been dating for a while.

So Dixon gathered sufficient courage and went straight down on his knees to pop the big question. But just before he could get it done, the golden engagement ring slipped through his fingers and dropped into a lake under bridge.

“It went deep down the river,” Ruth, who was still processing the unprecedented romantic gesture, can be heard saying in a clip.

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Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ksh 300,000 engagement ring into river as he proposed

Seth Dixon's proposal to his lover Ruth Salas started out as a romantic walk in the park that ended with them on a bridge sitting over a lak .Photo:Staci Dabney Photography.

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Footage of the romantic episode shows Dixon on his knees while holding the hands of his lovely girlfriend moments before the proposal is rudely interrupted by the falling of the diamond ring, estimated to be Ghc12,7k.

Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ksh 300,000 engagement ring into river as he proposed

But panic quickly erupted as Seth unexpectedly dropped her $3,000 diamond engagement ring into the lake.Photo:YouTube.

The couple’s friends immediately plunged into the lake armed with goggles and tried to scour for the costly engagement ring. Unfortunately, they couldn't find it.

Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ksh 300,000 engagement ring into river as he proposed

About 25 of their friends (pictured) 'grabbed their goggles and headed to Loose Park in search of the treasure'.Photo: Staci Dabney Photography.

They then decided to set up a GoFundMe account to raise some cash and replace the lost diamond ring, which Dixon is reportedly still paying for.

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Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ksh 300,000 engagement ring into river as he proposed

But once the couple's friends heard of what happened they tried their best to help, even jumping into the water and scouring the bottom of the lake to find the ring.Photo:Staci Dabney Photography.

However, the proposal hiccups did not thwart the intended engagement. Ruth finally got engaged as planned and is now set to marry Dixon, Uber driver.

Proposal hiccup! Man accidentally dropped Ksh 300,000 engagement ring into river as he proposed

Ruth said despite what happened she's just 'happy and excited that we’re finally engaged'. 'Just sad I don’t have a ring to show for it,' she admitted.Photo:Facebook.

Watch video of the dramatic proposal below:

Source: Yen.com.gh

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