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College sweethearts Heyward Brockinton and Ben Bartlett were in the Hamptons when he surprised her with an engagement ring. “Before I knew it, he was down on one knee,” she remembers. “I was so shocked and excited I blacked out most of what he said!”
Caroline Burton and Tucker Griffith were high school sweethearts. “We met met at Charlotte Country Day School as high schoolers,” says Caroline. “Tucker and I sat next to each other in chemistry class—no joke.”
“Shelter Island is where we went on our first trip together, where we said ‘I love you’ for the first time, and where we got engaged,” says fashion publicist, Jenna Hershey. “It’s our favorite spot, so it made perfect sense for us to get married there, too.”