PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Mother Nature cooperated with Philadelphia and the weather was perfect for the 96th annual Thanksgiving Day parade.
Thousands lined the Parkway for the marching bands, floats and performers.READ MORE: 6 Dead, 30 Wounded In Shooting At Chicago-Area July 4 Parade: Police
Fishtown native John Dooley took advantage of the beautiful day, popping the question to his longtime girlfriend Amy McCord.READ MORE: Fourth Of July Parade, Concert, And Fireworks Take Over Philadelphia
She said yes.
“Very excited, shocked, nervous, happy and very grateful. A great day.” Amy said after the proposal.MORE NEWS: For Some, Fourth Of July Traditions Down Jersey Shore Date Back To 1960's
John added, “Thanksgiving we’re all eating together to celebrate what we’re most thankful for, and celebrate our engagement.”