LOS ANGELES (CBS) — It was certainly a Christmas to remember for Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves.

The actor proposed to his longtime girlfriend, he revealed via Twitter on Sunday.

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“Just asked Camila to marry me, #MerryChistmas” he tweeted, along with a photo posted on his WhoSay account of the couple sharing a kiss.

“The Lincoln Lawyer” star, 42, and the Brazilian model, 29, reportedly met in 2006 and went public with their relationship in 2007.

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They have two children, 3-year-old son Levi and daughter Vida, who turns 2 in January.