02/13/2014 11:08 am ET Updated Apr 15, 2014

8 Bookish Marriage Proposals That Make Us Swoon

What happens when one bookworm falls in love with another bookworm? Well, you could say the story practically writes itself. Finding someone we love who also happens to share our love for books is only Chapter 1, though.

Chapter 2 is the marriage proposal. Unlike the average person, bookworms don't just get down on one knee with ring in hand. We get down on one knee with ring... and book in hand.

In honor of Valentine's Day, we've rounded up the best bookish marriage proposals the Internet has to offer. From passionate poems to beautiful bookstores to inspiring illustrations, these literary proposals will make your heart melt. Wishing these couples love, happiness, and plenty of books to fill their shelves!

Bookish Marriage Proposals