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A young couple celebrates Valentine's engagement

February 14, 2003

Leesburg- Matt Kierce could hardly focus at work while watching and waiting for his girlfriend Paige to walk through the door.

This Valentine's Day Matt will ask Paige to be his wife. Four years ago he forgot about trying to steal bases at a softball game and allowed her to steal his heart.

"I love her to death. I couldn't ask for nobody better. She's as sweet as can be. I don't know how she puts up with me, but she does," he says.

Friday she agreed to put up with him for the rest of her life.

Paige said she was totally surprised by the proposal. She didn't even notice the sign until after he asked the question.

Posted at 10:40 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com

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