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A Farmer Used His Sheep To Propose To His Girlfriend

Sheep farmer Henry Brown proposed to his girlfriend the only way he knew how. With sheep.

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Sheep farmer Henry Brown, 34, from East Sussex, wanted to propose to girlfriend Emily Walker, 22, in an appropriate manner. So he came up with this:

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The couple both work in farming and Brown, who farms 450 lambing ewes in Hailsham, Sussex, says: "It felt an apt way to propose."

The image was tweeted by Alex Murray, a commander with West Midlands Police and a friend of Brown's, who added: #RomanceNotDead.

Brown told the Eastbourne Herald:

I just thought I would make it a bit of fun really... We both had the day off so I said shall we go for a ride around the farm.

Emily told the paper:

I did not have a clue, I did not expect it at all. I was really surprised. I walked up and saw the sheep and thought 'hold on what's going on'. Then I realised what they had written on them. He then did the gentlemanly thing and got down on one knee.

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