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An Emotional Gay Marriage Proposal At Powell's Bookstore In Portland

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And here you thought you were going to get through Tuesday without crying...

In this heartwarming video, a gay man proposes to his boyfriend in one of his favorite places in the world: Powell's Bookstore in Portland, Oreg., which is reportedly America's largest independent bookstore.

The engagement comes nearly one month after an Oregon judge struck down the state's constitutional amendment banning same-sex couples from marrying.

Check out the emotional video above.

The pair are also engaged in an online fundraiser in order to finance their wedding. Head here for more information.

(h/t Out)

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