NEWTON, Kan. – A high school student in Kansas has gone viral after asking his best friend’s younger sister, who has Down syndrome, to prom.
Shaedon Wedel, 18, that he had been planning the promposal since the beginning of the year, CBS News reports. He wanted to make 15-year-old Carlie Wittman feel special.
This weekend, Wedel did just that. He designed a custom t-shirt that had the Doritos logo on it and read, “I know I’m NACHO typical Dorito but… I’m goingt to be CHEESY and ask: Will you go to prom with me?”
Video shows Carlie excitedly jumping up and down at the sweet surprise. And of course, her answer was yes.
“I decided on the Doritos theme because I have known her for 7 years and there has not been a day that I have not seen her eat Doritos,” Shaedon told CBS News. She absolutely loves them!”
The video quickly went viral, garnering 22,000 views on Facebook.
“My main goal was to make her prom as special as possible,” said Wedel. “She says she wants to be a princess like Cinderella and it would mean everything to make her feel that way.”
Watch the heartwarming promposal below: