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May 11, 2020 at 3:31 pm

Ellie Morrison Gets Surprise Proposal at Virtual Graduation

Ellie Morrison, a senior who majored in Forensic Chemistry at Ohio University, received an extra surprise when her family hosted a virtual graduation for her — a marriage proposal from fellow Bobcat Doug Wait.

And WBNS TV 10 News at 11 shared their story online:

COLUMBUS, Ohio (10TV) – In a time where it can feel like life is on hold, an Ohio University couple is celebrating one of life’s big moments.

Ellie Morrison and Doug Wait got engaged on Saturday. Morrison’s family was hosting a virtual graduation ceremony for her and other Ohio University graduates. Wait saw this as his moment to pop the question – the special moment captured on camera.

“My heart was like pounding out of my chest,” Wait said. “I had practiced what I was going to say the night before over and over again trying to make sure I didn’t mess it up.”

Morrison said, “It was perfect.” She knew he was going to propose at some point, but this took her by surprise….

Watch and read more at WBNS.


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