A California couple who lost their house in a wildfire last week is getting a fresh new start, beginning with getting engaged again.
Ishu and Laura Rao had firefighters accompany them to the site of their destroyed house so that Laura could sift through the debris to find her engagement and wedding rings.
Incredibly, they found the rings. Ishu then got promptly dropped to one knee and proposed to his wife again.
Firefighters were touched by the sweet gesture and shared photos of the proposal on Twitter.
#HolidayFire- Having lost their Fairview Ave home of 3 years Friday night, Ishu and Laura Rao returned w Santa Barbara Co Fire to let Laura search for her wedding ring. She found the damaged Tiffany ring & Ishu promptly dropped to a knee and asked her to marry him again. pic.twitter.com/GVUgO8dgTJ— SBCFireInfo (@EliasonMike) July 8, 2018