LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – It was a proposal for the ages: a man popped the question to his girlfriend last month at Runyon Canyon in the Hollywood Hills with the help of 16 dogs.
Laura Stampler, a writer, told CBS News that her fiancé Maurice Goldstein invited her for a hike at Runyon Canyon one afternoon during Thanksgiving weekend.READ MORE: Double Jeopardy Claim Leads To Indefinite Hold On Retrial In Michael Avenatti Case
“I saw the rose petals and I see a group of figures and it’s just like, all of a sudden … you know,” Stampler told CBS News from New York City, where the couple lives. “And I just started hyperventilating and crying.”READ MORE: IATSE Hollywood Workers Inch Closer To Strike, United Auto Workers Walk Out
As they were embracing, with an acapella group serenading them, Stampler got a second surprise.
“When we were kissing, all of a sudden all of these dogs were unleashed and started running towards me,” Stampler said.
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“I personally don’t know how you can top puppies,” gushed Stampler, “For me, personally, this was beyond perfect — just having someone who knows you well enough to make you happy.”