A best man has landed himself in hot water after accidentally throwing his friend's engagement ring into the ocean during a boat proposal.

As the groom got down on one knee at sunset just off of Sarasota, Florida, the best man tossed the ring over just a little too hard, as it went flying through the air and completely overboard.

In shock, he immediately ran after the ring and threw himself into the water to retrieve it - and thankfully, he did. The bride even said yes!

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