Mom and Dad get to see "The Bling" ~ Thanks to Technology

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Real Estate Broker/Owner with Sunset Beach and Beyond Realty

Mom and Dad get to see "The Bling" ~ Thanks to Technology ~

December 18, 2010 was one of the happiest days for two women ~ A girlfriend and a mom ~

Thanks to the world of technology, something we take for granted every single day, a son was able to text his Mom and say "Are you still up? We're engaged!"

Travis on one knee

"Yes", the Mom said. How happy she was to hear her son and his girlfriend became engaged that evening.

Dad texted the son, "We want proof" "Send us a picture of the ring on her hand".

The Mom is anxiously awaits a picture to come to her phone. She can hardly believe her son is going to be married to the most wonderful girl her son has been dating for six years. Suddenly her phone announces another text. "She's on the phone with her parents, I'll send a picture soon". Memories rush back to the Mom of her wedding day while she awaits the arrival of the picture.

Her phone dings again, it's here she exclaims, Oh, my, The subject, "The Bling"

The BlingThis was a very special moment for a son to be able to share in some way with his parents thanks to the world of technology. There was also a video secretly taken by one of friends of the entire proposal but our son asked that we not share it until he manages to edit out an expletive from one of his shocked friends. He made me swear I would not post it on Facebook *who me, never*

 

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Roger D. Mucci
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So cool that your son was able to share this with you through technology...............best to the newly engaged couple.

Jan 10, 2011 10:20 PM #1
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Andrea Swiedler
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties - New Milford, CT
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Frank, I bet mom was thrilled to see the proof! I know I would. Congratulations to your son and your soon to be daughter in law!!!!

Jan 10, 2011 10:29 PM #2
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Tish Lloyd
BlueCoast Realty Corporation - Wilmington, NC
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Congratulations to all -- this speaks volumes:  To be sharing with you so immediately.  I'd say you've certainly gained a true family member.  Now let the whirlwind begin . . .

Jan 11, 2011 01:03 AM #4
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Melissa McKinney
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Today's technology brings us closer than ever..I myself love it all! Congratulations!!

Jan 11, 2011 12:37 PM #5
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Karen Baker
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Thanks everyone! Love all that technology!

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