Tom Brady proposed to his longtime girlfriend on Dec. 19 at La Salle Academy – Providence. No, not the quarterback for the New England Patriots — the Tom Brady who graduated from the Providence Catholic preparatory school in 2005 with his bride-to-be, Shannon Coughlin.

“It was so amazing,” said Coughlin. “He was all dressed up in a suit and asked me to marry him.”

The couple met at La Salle their freshman year in an English course. It was the first class they shared, so Brady adorned room 301 with flower petals and candles to pop the question.
“It’s where we fell in love,” said Brady, noting that they began exclusively dating during their junior year.
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