Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Food Bank For New York City
During Tuesday's episode of Today, the anchor revealed she actually broke up with her now-husband just before he popped the question in 2013.
"We did break up on the day that we got engaged," she said.
Guthrie revealed the two had been visiting Turks and Caicos and that she "broke up with him in the morning and got engaged in the afternoon." However, she refused to share the reasoning behind their short-lived split.
"That's a quick comeback," Al Roker teased.
"It really was," Guthrie agreed.
Still, she wasn't the only one on the Today team with a memorable proposal story. Craig Melvin described proposing to his now-spouse, Lindsay Czarniak, in Miami and shared her hilarious reaction to him getting down on one knee.
"Her first words were, I kid you not, 'Oh. I think I'm going to throw up,'" he said, recalling his wife's response.