Mail Online—Jonathan Brussow, 19, from Rockford, Michigan, was swept away by a wave in the Bahamas on March 5, the day after the parents of girlfriend Athena Williams, 20, permission to marry her.
Man swept away by giant wave after asking for permission to marry girlfriend. HARBOUR ISLAND, Bahamas – A young man had just asked his girlfriend’s family for permission to marry her when he was swept away by a giant wave in the Bahamas. Athena Williams, 20, met Jonathan Brussow, 19, at a bonfire during the summer after eighth grade. When ninth grade started, they rode the same school bus. Williams says one morning, Brussow sat in the seat next to her and from there, it was young love. Brussow had been with Williams […]