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Is today the day to pop the question? Some people say yes

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Did you know that today is National Proposal Day?

Some believe Proposal Day is set aside for future brides and bridegrooms to stop hesitating and pop the question.

According to a new survey, the first thought actually revolves around the ring your partner proposes with.

Based on the research compiled by, 26 percent of women, immediately after being proposed to, think, "WOW! This ring is stunning."

Nine percent apparently wish they had worn a better outfit, more makeup or that their nails looked fully manicured.

Six percent of women said their first thoughts were about not liking the ring.

According to some people believe the day is a great way to save cash on the engagement ring because of special sales.

The day was created by John Michael O'Loughlin. He chose the Equinox because "day and night are of equal length worldwide, symbolizing the equal efforts of the two required to comprise the successful marriage."

The holiday is also meant to spark a conversation about the possibility of a future proposal, according to

So what do you think? Proposal Day- yeh or neh

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