This Is Where Most People Actually Propose

Photographed by Winnie Au.
By Lisa Hoplock, M.Sc.

We've seen it all in the movies: proposals at sports games, at the Eiffel Tower, or at a couple's favorite restaurant. Proposals on vacation, or during an intimate walk on the beach. But real life is rarely so extravagant. Maybe the proposal happens during your usual Friday-night-in ritual, or over pancakes at a local diner. How, exactly, do "ideal" proposals match up to the ones that actually happen?

Science of Relationships conducted a survey — see the breakdown, below.
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Photo: Courtesy of Lisa Hoplock/Science Of Relationships.