About 400,000 women in Ireland have this condition and don’t know

IMAGE

Author Ruth Gilligan: ‘I have slowly colonised our flat’s small second bedroom into my writing...

Sophie Grenham

The Cabinet Sub-Committee on Covid-19 currently has no women sitting on it. Why?

Lynn Enright

These are the Netflix picks we can’t wait for in March

Jennifer McShane

Let’s set the table: make mealtimes feel more special with these flourishing touches

Megan Burns

The London Fashion Week beauty trends you’ll actually want to wear

Holly O'Neill

The best lipsticks to launch in 2021, from hydrating balms to creamy mattes

Holly O'Neill

Cult perfume brand Le Labo is now a lot easier to buy in Ireland

Holly O'Neill

‘There can be no change without a voice’: Miss Limerick resigns from Miss Ireland competition

Jennifer McShane

Image / Agenda / Breaking Stories

WATCH: Man proposes to train-driver girlfriend as she pulls into Pearse Station


by Jennifer McShane
16th Dec 2020

He choo-choo chose her…


If this doesn’t lift your spirits, there’s little that will…. This week, a Dart driver received a marriage proposal as she pulled into the station at the end of her shift.

Midwife Clodagh Maher witnessed this adorable public proposal at Pearse Station after finishing a busy 13-hour hospital shift, and captured it on camera.

She noticed a man standing at the end of the platform holding flowers and standing beside a large sign with the words ‘Will you marry me?’  printed on it.

Staff in Pearse Street helped Conor O’Sullivan prepare the message for his now-fiancée Paula Carbó Zea as she stopped at the end of the platform.

In a video shared by Irish Rail showing Paula’s point of view, we can see her drive past a series of signs on the platform with the big question written on them.

At the last sign was Conor waiting with a bunch of flowers.

As Paula got out of the train, he got on one knee and popped the question.

And, happily, she said yes.

These are the endorphins we need after the year that has been 2020.

You can watch it below:


Main photograph: Pexels

Also Read

AGENDA, LIVING
What do you know about Armie Hammer’s darkly bizarre social media scandal?

By Jennifer McShane

BREAKING STORIES
‘A nightmare trapped in a recurring nightmare’: Two-day suspension on travel from UK to be announced over new Covid fears

Five European nations have already imposed an air travel ban...

By Amanda Cassidy

BREAKING STORIES
George Clooney reveals the best pranks he’s played on Brad Pitt and other famous friends

The notorious cheeky-chappy admitted this his “worst” one involved Meryl...

By Amanda Cassidy

BUSINESS
Balance or burnout: how to achieve the best while WFH

For every home-worker loving the lack of commute is another lamenting the lack of water cooler craic. From the IMAGE Annual, Peter Cosgrove looks into the future to see how we might achieve the best of both worlds.

By IMAGE

BREAKING STORIES
Princess Eugenie shares first photo of baby son

By Jennifer McShane

BREAKING STORIES
The only good thing to come from the US Capitol storming is Irish twitter’s reaction to CNN’s Donie O’Sullivan

Kerry native Donie O’Sullivan made his CNN international debut last...

By Shayna Sappington

BREAKING STORIES
Back to Level 3: What this week will look like as Covid restrictions ease

A guide to reopenings across the country As November draws...

By Erin Lindsay

Kamala Harris
IMAGE WRITES
A deep-dive on Kamala Harris: What you should know about the Vice President

The rise of Kamala Harris may seem rapid (she was...

By Lauren Heskin