From teen parents to engaged: Man proposes to high school sweetheart

From teen parents to engaged: Man proposes to high school sweetheart

- A woman took to social media to share a video of her boyfriend proposing

- She explained they got pregnant at a young age and had to overcome several struggles to get where they are today

- Social media users were left divided over their story, many having an issue with their age when they started dating

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On Tuesday, a woman took to social media to share a video of her bae popping the big question. The lady, who has been identified by her Twitter handle @TheJazzyType, detailed their love story.

"This began when I was 14 and he was 17. At 16, I gave birth to our now nine-year-old son. Fast forward, I just graduated with my MPH & he is a practicing Attorney in Louisiana. This journey wasn’t easy, but this was always the plan #Mathews #GodsWill," she wrote.

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The video went viral, reaching over 2.23 million views since it was published on Tuesday. Briefly.co.za gathered that although some congratulated them on their engagement, a lot of social media users debated their age difference when they started dating.

Twitter user, @_negrophobia, commented: "She had really had hoped for this to sound sweet but baby I am so sorry that grown ass man took your youth from you and had you believing what most of these fools down below are preaching about."
Another tweep, @Lifeon_Marz, wrote: "So a 20-year-old got you pregnant at 16? That’s... weird."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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