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Minneapolis man proposes with giant mural on Nicollet Mall building

Mural artist Josh Lemke turned to what he does best when it came down to asking the big question. It took him two days and six cans of paint to pop the question to his girlfriend, Erin Bikers. He even tricked her into bringing a can of spray paint when he revealed the mural to her so she could paint in the word, 'yes'.
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Mural artist Josh Lemke turned to what he does best when it came down to asking the big question. It took him two days and six cans of paint to pop the question to his girlfriend, Erin Bikers. He even tricked her into bringing a can of spray paint when he revealed the mural to her so she could paint in the word, 'yes'.

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