Joy-Anna Duggar Gushes About Her Engagement to Austin

Joy-Anna Duggar and Austin Forsyth

It's only been a few days since news broke Joy-Anna Duggar is engaged to Austin Forsyth -- and we still can't get over the news! Friends for 15 years, this newly engaged duo have been courting since last November and will soon be headed down the aisle. And of course, Joy-Anna Duggar is opening up about her engagement, which will give you all the feels.


The 19-year-old wife-to-be revealed in a TLC Counting On exclusive that Austin proposed during a horseback riding outing with sisters Johannah and Jennifer Duggar as chaperones and witnesses to the beautiful moment.

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"I knew we were ready for this next step because everything fell in place," Austin says to Counting On cameras. " The okay from Mr. Duggar, and my dad -- just timing on the Lord -- everything was just perfect."

Aww, how sweet!

Austin isn't the only one looking forward his special day, as Joy-Anna expressed her happiness, too. "I'm looking forward to just being able to do all of our wedding planning together and to get to know him even better," Joy-Anna mentions. The blusing bride-to-be also notes she and Austin can now hold hands, so that's a plus!

Joy-Anna also spoke to Us Weekly about her engagement to her longtime friend, telling the mag:

I'm so excited to be engaged, because that means the next step is marriage, and I'm exited to see what the future holds for us! I'm so excited to be engaged to my best friend -- Austin made it so romantic, it's amazing.

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Here's to days of love and happiness ahead, Joy-Anna and Austin. This is such a big step that, hopefully, will lead to a life full of joy and happily ever after.

Congrats again!

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