Matthew Hartman wanted to propose to his girlfriend Elizabeth, so he stood on a rock at Laguna Beach, ready to play her a romantic song he had written. Watch what happened next…

Yikes! “Soaking wet, I quickly jumped up and said YES,” says Elizabeth. And it’s sweet that she never stopped smiling.

Here’s a video of the whole thing:

How hilarious is that? I’m sure they’ll never forget it:)

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(Photos by Jon Hwang, via My Modern Met. Thanks, Shoko!)