CHAGRIN FALLS -- Love was certainly in full bloom at the Blossom Time parade in Chagrin Falls on Sunday afternoon.

Auburn firefighter Nick Tomaselli, 25,of Russell Township,proposed to his longtime girlfriend Sarah Mele, 23, of Mentor.

"You're the sweetest person, the most wonderful person. Every night,I think about you. Every morning,I think about you," Tomasellideclared."Will you marry me?"

Sarah says she had no idea her boyfriend was going to pop the big question at the Blossom Time parade, but everyone else in her family knew.

And they were all there to watch, as was Channel 3, wich was tipped off in adavnce by Tomaselli.

To add to the happy ending, Sarah said "yes."