One Adele fan used the first day of the singer's world tour to pop the question. February 29 was Leap Day, a day some believe is a chance for women to propose to men (though, really, can't we do that any day we want?). Adele brought the fan onstage at the Belfast Arena, and the woman said she'd asked her boyfriend to marry her earlier in the day. The boyfriend, still in the audience, tells Adele his answer was, "Maybe in a little while." But Adele wasn't having that. "You have to say yes!" She then encouraged the audience to chant, "Come on, Neil!"
Eventually, Neil gave a proper yes and the woman got a big congratulatory hug from Adele. Watch the whole thing here:
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Kate Storey is a contributing editor at Marie Claire and writer-at-large at Esquire magazine, where she covers culture and politics. Kate's writing has appeared in ELLE, Harper's BAZAAR, Town & Country, and Cosmopolitan, and her first book comes out in summer 2023.
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