I used to wonder why it is necessary for a man to propose with a ring,
and an expensive one at that. I just thought it kind of, though
unintentionally, overshadows the essence of what is truly being offered in that
very important moment, which is a beginning of a life together. But after
getting engaged, uyyy
gusto ko na pala ng engagement ring! Like what the hell
was I thinking?!?!
The proposal isn’t really, at all, about the ring; it shouldn’t be. But
man this precious piece of jewelry has brought so much kilig in my life! From
the moment I put it on in the morning, I couldn’t help but stare at it.
Ngingiti muna ko
for few seconds like an idiot before I can proceed to whatever I need
to do next. At random moments of the day, I find my eyes drifting to it and
adoring it, causing a drop in my overall productivity bilang isang tao
not even go to how many times I get distracted when I sign documents! It just
really is so special having a physical reminder of something you’re looking
forward to with all of your heart.
Merely looking at this pretty little ring of mine is bringing me so much love,
joy and excitement because the very thing it symbolizes brings me so much of
those, as well. I vow to keep the sparkle in my eyes whenever I look at it for
as long as it sits on my finger- which I intend to be for a very, very, very, VERY long