June 19, 2015 12:22 PM EDT

An Australian musician proposed to his high-school sweetheart in a movie theater after screening a parody of the hit song “Rude.” In the video, the man asks her father, repeatedly, for permission to marry her.

As Liam Cooper writes in the YouTube video description, the spoof started playing on the big screen after the trailers while he and his girlfriend Amy Smith “were on a seemingly normal date with her sister and brother-in-law.” He then “snuck out to ‘go to the bathroom'” and returned when the music video had ended to pop the question with a bottle of champagne as the audience applauds. She said yes.

Write to Olivia B. Waxman at olivia.waxman@time.com.

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