Down's Syndrome Couple Get Engaged On 'This Morning'
Niki Wyatt and Samantha Lochrie reduced This Morning viewers to tears earlier today after they got engaged on the ITV show.
The couple, who have Down's Syndrome, joined Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford with their mums, Jackie and Kim, as they discussed being banned from kissing at a youth club.
Despite both being aged over 18, their kissing was deemed inappropriate, The Sun reports.
However, after talking about that topic, 30-year-old Niki completely changed the mood as he got on one knee and proposed to Samantha, as you can see.
Credit: ITV/This Morning
Twenty-three-year-old Samantha of course gleefully said yes, quickly sending the audience into a frenzy of joy and tears.
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Prior to placing the ring on his girlfriend's hand, Ruth asks Samantha if she loves Niki and if he's the best man in the world. Before she can reply, Niki quickly agrees, brandishing the new-found confidence his mum had mentioned.
#ThisMorning I just cried my eyes out watching this adorable couple on this morning. Him proposing and her saying she loved him :heart:
- Eve Canavan (@littlemissevec) March 10, 2017
The down syndrome couple who got engaged on This Morning :sob::sob::sob::sob::sob::sob::sob::sparkling_heart::sparkling_heart::sparkling_heart::sparkling_heart:
- Keira Bowman :tulip: (@kbowmanxo) March 10, 2017
2 Down syndrome couple just got engaged on this morning show, has made my day already should have seen how happy they were
- Darren Barty (@darren_barty14) March 10, 2017
My heart melted watching the Down syndrome couple on this morning get engaged :tired_face::heart::heart: how amazing
- O (@oliviadavies16x) March 10, 2017
Wow just seen the wedding proposal on @thismorning.. it melted my heart @RuthieeL @EamonnHolmes what a wonderful love story ! #ThisMorning
- Lizzie Cundy (@lizziecundy) March 10, 2017
Congratulations, Niki and Samantha.
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