If you're thinking of getting down on one knee, consider that while you might think proposing in your apartment over Chinese takeout containers is an adorable idea, a survey by David's Bridal says that 53 percent of newly engaged and married women would change something about their proposal.
Feeling the pressure? Here's to hoping this list of New York City's most popular spots for popping the question stirs up some inspiration, even if you choose to do something less mainstream.
Atop the Empire State Building
On the Brooklyn Bridge
The Rink at Rockefeller Center
New York Public Library