Things you should do with a marriage proposal-continued

You’ve done everything right so far and you are close to the perfect moment but there is still a few things to keep in mind. Although we are far removed in this century from paying a dowry or lobola as referred to in some African cultures. It is wise to still get her parents blessing, seeing that you are taking one of their priceless possessions as well as becoming part of the family. Pick a personal or favourite spot and make it meaningful. Use your creativity and make this experience a unique and memorable one rather than a cookie cutter proposal.