Never mind the dinosaur, will you marry me? - IOL SciTech

How very cool. I have to assume that the newly minted missus didn't get to read the proofs.

But, unnoticed by many, was a line in the acknowledgements section at the end of the article that, happily, sent one heart in particular a-flutter.

“C.M.B. would specifically like to highlight the ongoing and unwavering support of Lorna O’Brien. Lorna, will you marry me?” he wrote in the paper. The answer from Dr O’Brien, who like Dr Brown works as a palaeontologist at Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology in Drumheller, Alberta, was yes.