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Benedict Cumberbatch Engaged: All The Times He Looked Ready To Meet You At The Altar

By now you've probably heard that your boyfriend Benedict Cumberbatch is engaged. (We will wait while you cry into your Cumberpillow.)

The British actor and fiancée Sophie Hunter announced their engagement in a classified ad in The Times, which read: "Mr BT. Cumberbatch and Miss S.I. Hunter: The engagement is announced between Benedict, son of Wanda and Timothy Cumberbatch of London, and Sophie, daughter of Katharine Hunter of Edinburgh and Charles Hunter of London." So yep, it's pretty official.

But before you swear off love forever, take a look at all the times the "Sherlock" star looked ready to meet you at the altar. Trust us, they will make you feel better.

Even as a wax figurine, Benedict looks ready to say "I do"

Just replace Keira Knightley's body with yours

The perfect outfit for a hipster wedding

We would never object to this

Perfect for a wedding at a British castle

He would fit right in at a black tie wedding

We would immediately say "yes" to any guy who can pull off a velvet suit

He's just waiting for you to say "I do"

"Please spend the rest of your life with me"

He can barely contain himself with excitement over the prospect of marrying you

"Take my hand and let me lead you into the most exciting life you will ever have"

He couldn't be happier about the prospect of spending his life with you

He's trying not to cry as he sees you walking down the aisle

He's so happy he found you!

He's overcome with emotion because you said "yes"

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