Hilarious Tweet Shows Woman Using Her Cousin's Hand For Engagement Photo

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...All because she didn't get her nails done. (Scroll down for proposal-worthy nail color ideas!)

Plenty of girls daydream about getting proposed to by the love of their life, picturing it down to the best nail color for proposal. But not everyone has the time to have perfectly manicured nails all day, every day, which is why when one newly engaged woman enlisted some help to nail that "just engaged" photo.

In this hilarious viral tweet, Australian Twitter user @goodgaljenjen (real name Jenna) shared two photos. The first photo looks like your typical engagement photo — manicured hand showing off engagement ring in the foreground, kissing couple in the back. But the second photo shows what happened behind the scenes, and it's freaking hilarious.

"My cousin's boyfriend proposed to her but she didn't have her nails done," Jenna wrote. It turns out that the perfectly manicured hand is Jenna's. She was on her knees behind her cousin Diana, her arm raised to make it look like it was Diana's.

As of this writing, the tweet has almost a million likes, so much so that Jenna gave a little more background on the photo.

"Diana is a nurse so she never has her nails done. José planned this surprise proposal & couldn’t really get her to do her nails without raising suspicion ?," she tweeted. "José convinced Diana that the celebration was for his parent’s wedding anniversary, before getting on his knees and revealing that it was all really for her! My girl organised HER OWN proposal party. Anyway there were photographers and that's how this shot was captured."

 
 
 
 
 
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The moment. ❤️

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Best Nail Color For Proposal: Get The Perfect Manicure For The Big Day

Though you don't really need perfectly manicured nails to show off your engagement ring (trust us — no one cares about it as much as you do), having pretty pictures to look back on is always a good idea. If you're looking for the best nail color for proposal, here are a few options.

1. Go neutral

 
 
 
 
 
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Because you want people to pay attention to the rock on your finger, it's a good idea to play it safe and go for tame neutrals.

2. Try an accent nail

 
 
 
 
 
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You can "frame" your ring and draw even more attention to it with a sparkly accent nail.

3. Get a classic look

If a nude look is a little too basic for you, go for a bold, timeless color like a glamorous red!

 
 
 
 
 
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4. Show off your personality

 
 
 
 
 
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It's easy to get caught up in the wedding brouhaha and simply go with whatever feels bridal. But at the end of the day, it's your big day, and you should just do what feels good for you. If a pink and silver zebra-stripe speaks to you, just go for it. You do you.

Also read: Nail It With The 4 Gorgeous Shades In The Happy Skin x Posh Nails Collab!