2012 has been a good year for elaborate marriage proposals but none more impressive perhaps than this anonymous scientist's efforts. He bent the molecular instructions for life itself to his will—or as IOKTBS explains, "DNA amplified to different sized fragments via the polymerase chain reaction, and then seperated [sic] by size on a gel." Either way, it obviously worked. Check out the full image below.

A Molecular Scientist Wrote This Marriage Proposal in DNA

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