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Deadmau5 decided to pop the question to girlfriend Kat Von D in a different way, using Twitter to ask her and posting an image of the ring he planned to give her.
On Saturday, the Electronic music star wrote on Twitter that he couldn’t wait to see her on Christmas, so, “Katherine Von Drachenberg, will you marry me?”
He then included a photo of the ring, which included the message, “Changing the diamond to a black diamond FYI.” At the bottom, he wrote, “i love you :D.”
— deadmau5 (@deadmau5) December 16, 2012
It appears that Von D, 30, said yes, based on how she replied on Twitter. According to People, she wrote, “Mi corazon!!! Thank you all for the lovely congratulations! Please excuse me while I go squeeze the hell out of my fiancé!”
Deadmau5, whose real name is Joel Thomas Zimmerman, shared his excitement later Saturday. “holy f***ing s**t. im engaged and stuff!” he wrote. He followed that up with “thanks for the well wishes and support from the horde and everyone else! brb while i spend the rest of my evening with my future wife :).”
Von D, a reality TV star, was previously engaged to Jesse James, Sandra Bullock’s former husband. They broke up for good in September 2011.