Karen Kingsbury fan Kaylee Christian’s engagement not only features in the author’s latest book, but the writer was on hand when Trey Faber actually proposed to Christian. Kingsbury congratulated the couple after Farber, who had contacted her asking for her help, reenacted the scene from Love Story in Wilmington, North Carolina. “I thought if I could write his real-life engagement into the book as a scene … and if I could get this romantic young man an early copy of the book, he could use Love Story to actually propose to her,” said Kinsgbury.

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