Serena Williams – tennis player and the other half of the Williams sisters said yes to co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian when he popped the question in Rome.
Serena announced the news on a Reddit post on the forum “r/isaidyes”. Alexis asked Serena to marry her while the two were in Roma vacating, a spokesperson to the Reddit co-founder has confirmed.
Williams wrote in her Reddit post “I came home/A little late/Someone had a bag packed for me/And a carriage awaited”. This was posted like a poem which came with a cartoon of the couple.
Williams captioned the cartoonize photo “Destination: Rome/To escort me to my very own ‘charming’/Back to where our stars first collided/And now it was full circle/At the same table we first met by chance/This time he made it not by chance/But by choice/Down on one knee/He said 4 words/And/r/isaidyes.”
“She said yes.” Ohanian posted on his Facebook page. He announced the engagement, linking it to Serena’s Reddit post.
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian have been seen together since the fall of 2015. Although the romance has been kept out of the limelight, the ‘Tennis Queen’ does post photos of them hanging out together on her Instagram account.