Manhattan, New York, United States / July 14, 2009

Jake Bronstein began a whisper chain that successfully passed through 59 people, a new world record. With his girlfriend Kristina Hoge completely unaware of the plan, Bronstein sent the message “Kristina, will you marry me?” around a roomful of strangers.

After the proposal passed through 59 people, a random stranger whispered the message in the ear of a completely shocked Hoge. She accepted onstage in front of a jubilant, tearful crowd.

Bronstein set the record on July 14, 2009 at a World Record Appreciation Society[] event in New York City. Dan Rollman and CoreyHenderson were present to witness the feat.

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- all participants must be in same location
- message must be at least five words
- message must travel verbatim in order to be counted
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  • response to this attempt Canada Dan Rollman

    Dan Rollman

    Always wonder if this will ever get beaten.

  • response to this attempt United States Kevin Stuart

    Kevin Stuart

    Recordsetter.org. The site where magic happens.

  • response to this attempt Australia BenThompson

    BenThompson

    epic!

  • response to this attempt United States Corey Henderson

    Corey Henderson

    For the record, the happy couple went through with it and is now fully married.

  • response to this attempt

    What a unique way to propose to the women you love. What a great atmosphere there, and she really was the last person to know. I really enjoyed this story.

  • response to this attempt

    Well done, folks!

  • response to this attempt

    That's amazing. How did you get a douchey version of Ralph Mouth to be the final guy? Congrats!!!

  • response to this attempt Canada Dan Rollman

    Dan Rollman

    This is my favorite record on the site. Make sure you watch the video all the way through.

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