Ed Sheeran explains proposal to wife saying, 'It was the most human I have ever felt'

'I was walking into it like, ‘I don’t know if she is going to say yes'
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Ed Sheeran remembers the pressure he felt when proposing to his wife, Cherry Seaborn, and is telling fans it was the most humbling moment of his life.

In a recent interview with Norwegian-Swedish talk show Skavlan, Sheeran opened up about the moments leading up to his proposal and why it made it feel the most human he’s ever felt in his life.

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“On the day, it was pissing down rain and I’d built a f***ing pergola at the end of the garden to do it [propose]” Sheeran disclosed. “I kept saying, ‘We should go for a walk,’ and she was like, ‘No!’ I was like, ‘Are you sure you don’t want to go for a walk?’... Time was ticking. There was a date engraved on the ring and I was like, ‘I’ve got to do it today!’ It gets to 9pm and I was like, ‘For f*** sake!’”

Despite less than ideal weather, Sheeran was able to lure his girlfriend at the time into place, but still was unsure she’s even say yes.

“I was walking into it like, ‘I don’t know if she is going to say yes,” said Sheeran.

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