The baby hippo named Fiona has recently made a splash in the news, yet again, when she interrupted a significant moment for a couple of zoogoers at the Cincinnati Zoo.
Fiona first burst onto the scene when she was born six weeks premature earlier this year in February and has since gained a significant number of admirers.
Those who follow Fiona got excited again when they saw that Scary Mommy shared that the hippo was in the news for a second time, this time for photobombing Nick Kelble as he was proposing to his girlfriend, Hayley Roll, earlier in October.
Kelble, who’s been dating Roll for a year, got down on one knee in front of Fiona’s tank— and the celebrity hippo herself squatted down opposite them and observed as Kelble proposed to Roll.Hayley Roll/Instagram
Photos of the event show Kelble sliding the engagement ring onto Roll’s finger, with Fiona’s face pressed against the tank. In an interview with Scary Mommy, Roll described how she felt about the adorable bystander:
“I was so excited when I saw how cute the picture turned out. I don’t think Nick could have done any better with his engagement!”
With Fiona hanging around, it seems unlikely that anyone could.