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Kris Bryant receives adorable marriage proposal during hospital visit

Kris Bryant and wife Jessica paid a visit this week to the Adult Down Syndrome Center at Advocate Hospital in Park Ridge, Ill., where they surprised a group of patients. Perhaps the best — and most adorable — part of the visit is when a young woman named Julie made a marriage proposal to the Chicago Cubs superstar, his wife’s presence be darned.

Both Bryant and his wife played off the proposal brilliantly (via

“You have to ask her,” Bryant laughs, pointing to Jessica who had an infectious smile on her face. By the looks of it, she didn’t seem to mind the display.

The patient used her manners and asked “please,” so Bryant ultimately gave in as the crowd cheered.

Jessica even took to Twitter to react to the sudden turn of events, joking it’s all good between her and Julie in light of the youngster’s thoughtful dinner invitation.

The Bryants were engaged in 2015 and married on Jan. 7, 2017. Despite their heartwarming gesture to Julie, odds are good the newlyweds, who were high school sweethearts, are in it for the long haul.