Man drops ring into grate during proposal

(CNN) - Your engagement day is supposed to be one of the happiest moments of your life, but what if you lost the ring?

Surveillance video in New York City captured the exact moment a picture-perfect proposal turned into a gut-wrenching goof.

The NYPD says the man stopped to pop the question in the middle of Times Square, then dropped the ring into a grate.

Luckily, police were able to recover the ring and locate the newly engaged couple.