Paige and Alex
How We Met
Alex and I met when we were in grade school. We started dating when he was in 8th grade and I was in 7th grade. We dated for awhile until he went off to high school. We spend some time apart till I got to high school. On October 31, 2010 Alex asked me to go out with him. Without hesitation I said yes and we have been dating ever since.
How He Asked
Alex and I planned a trip over winter break to Punta Cana. We had this trip planned for about 8 months, and it was only the two of us going. After being together for over 7 years straight I was waiting for this moment, but I never thought it was going to come so soon. We arrived to Punta Cana on New Years Eve. We spent the day at the beach and pool until it was time to get ready for dinner. On our way to dinner we agreed to get a picture by the beach before the sunset. He knows I LOVE pictures, so I thought nothing of it. He asked strangers walking by to take our “picture” which turned out to be a video. He got down on one knee, looked me straight into my eyes, and asked me to marry him. I have never felt so much happiness shoot through my entire body. It was magical and I could not of asked for anything more.