Romance reigns supreme at BlackBride.com with their series on real life engagement stories. Donzell and Oriana both worked for the same company in Birmingham, AL. Donzell first spotted Oriana in December 2009 at a company-wide conference and was immediately taken by her. Their business relationship quickly turned romantic and the couple enjoyed a romantic first date full of free-flowing conversation and laughter. From that moment on the two were inseparable and talks of marriage came shortly after.