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: 2 Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officers Robbed At Gunpoint In Oxford Circle
Fishtown native John Dooley took advantage of the beautiful day, popping the question to his longtime girlfriend Amy McCord.READ MORE: Police: Man Shot Multiple Times, Killed In Philadelphia's Kensington Neighborhood
She said yes.
“Very excited, shocked, nervous, happy and very grateful. A great day.” Amy said after the proposal.MORE NEWS: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Center City Hit-And-Run Leaves Woman In Critical Condition, Police Say
John added, “Thanksgiving we’re all eating together to celebrate what we’re most thankful for, and celebrate our engagement.”