Trainee Firefighter Proposes Midair While Hanging From a Building - NBC New York

Trainee Firefighter Proposes Midair While Hanging From a Building

The New York Fire Department dubbed it a #RoofRopeProposal

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    A firefighter used Family Day at the New York Fire Academy to propose.

    A trainee FDNY firefighter found a dramatic way to propose: He popped the question while hanging from a rope off the side of a building, fire officials said.

    Ziyad Santana, a probationary firefighter, made the dramatic ask during family day at the Fire Academy.

    The FDNY released a photo of the proposal along with a message of congratulations on Twitter Saturday. The photo was accompanied by the hashtag #RoofRopeProposal.

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    (Published Monday, April 25, 2016)

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