Newborn Helps Dad Propose to Mom

'Mommy, will you marry my Daddy?'
By Michael Harthorne,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 21, 2017 12:25 PM CST
Ryder helped his dad propose to his mom last week in Nebraska.   (Twitter)
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(Newser) – The internet's reaction to an inventive and adorable marriage proposal in Nebraska can best be summed up by this tweet: "DEAR CHRIST I AM SOBBING." Susan Medina and Darick Mead welcomed their first child last week, a son named Ryder, Mashable reports. And Ryder, despite being just a few hours old, helped his dad propose. Mead put Ryder into a onesie that had "Mommy, will you marry my Daddy?" written on it. How could Medina say no? And she wasn't the only one that found it irresistible; As of this story, her photos of the proposal have more than 11,000 favorites and nearly 4,000 retweets. (Read more uplifting news stories.)

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