"I was brave enough to be like, 'Hey, would you like to go to dinner with me tonight?
' and she said, 'Yes.' I was overjoyed." John also admitted that "the day she said 'yes' when I asked her out on a date" was the moment he knew everything between them was about to change.
Cena, 39, and Bella, 33, have been dating since 2012.
"I have been waiting so long to ask you this," he said, microphone in one hand and the ring box in the other. " TODAY's Al Roker captured the moment on Instagram, promising that the couple would be visit the show on Monday.
He put a ring on it in the @wrestlemania33official ring.
Cena has been known in the WWE since 2002 when he made his debut.
If you have been watching wrestling or just not living under a rock anytime in the last decade, chances are you have seen or heard of him.
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