Well, the much forecasted moment is eventually come. Sorry single damsels. Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow is officially OFF the market after proposing to his girlfriend Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters on Wednesday.
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According to PEOPLE, Tebow took Nel-Peters to his family’s farm in the suburbs of Jacksonville, Florida to pop the big question.
The two lovebirds made a stroll around the dimension and stopped by a lagoon where Tebow had targeted a specially-made bench stamped with the date they firstly converged. They chit-chat for a few minutes about their own future before he dropped to his knee and said, “Demi Leigh Nel-Peters, I love you. Demi Leigh Nel-Peters, will you marry me? ”
As the onetime Miss Universe 2017 earnestly said’ yes’, Tebow put a 7.25 -carat diamond on her finger.
“This echoing is internally flawless, ” he said. “Just like you.”
Matthew Mole, a South African singer, then came out from secrete and serenaded the engaged duet with one of their favorite pitches, “The Wedding Song.”
But that wasn’t the only large-hearted surprise up his sleeve. The 31 -year-old secretly hovered in Nel-Peters’ family and pals from South africans to witness the momentous occasion–and his fiancee had NO idea.
He went to great lengths to ensure Nel-Peters was surprised by telling her he invited her family for a belated Christmas dinner with his own family.
Tebow even came up with a second cover-up storey to conceal his feeling about the upcoming project. He said he was preparing to present his daddy with a new truck, and he acquired a truck wrap with a big bow to make it believable.
Surprisingly, the onetime NFL star was nice calm and collected through it all.
“I actually wasn’t really nervous, ” he told PEOPLE. “I was provoked. I craved everything to be perfect and to see smoothly. But I wasn’t hesitant to actually ask her.”
“Any nightmares I’ve ever had, you’ve surpassed them all! ” wrote Nel Peters on her own Instagram account simultaneously. “I love you and I can’t wait to devote forever with you! ”
Back in 2017, Tebow told PEOPLE, “I’m looking, but I only can’t seem to find anyone. I don’t is intended to be single; I’m ready to settle down and start a family. I want to have kids. I have so many things I miss. No one will be happier than me when I ultimately find the right person.”
“They have to really adoration God, ” he supplemented. “My faith is important to me — it’s the most important — and I need to be with someone who also shares that faith.”
It seems he’s lastly felt what he’s been searching for in Nel-Peters.
“She’s just perfect for me, ” said Tebow. “I’m truly blessed to have her by my place for the rest of my life.”