Olympics: Podium to proposal as Chinese pair dive into marriage
He grabbed silver in the women’s 3m springboard Sunday, but Qin — who won bronze in the men’s 3m synchronised springboard last week — won gold for bravery as he popped the question in front of a global TV audience.
Thankfully, she said yes.
“We’ve been dating for six years, but I didn’t expect him to propose today,” said He, proudly sporting the sparkling new ring.
“He said a lot of things, made a lot of promises, but I think the thing that touched me the most is I think this is the guy I can trust for the rest of my life.”