Originally posted by LauraS
A big 'thank you' goes to everyone who entered our search to find the most romantic love story from onboard a Princess ship. We received some wonderful, heart-warming romantic tales which made us smile, laugh and even cry, as we read through them. We truly appreciate your time and effort.

Star of The Love Boat, Gavin MacLeod, and Cruise Critic editor in chief, Carolyn Spencer Brown have selected the five finalists.

Now its time for you, our members, to vote for the best story. Voting closes on Sunday, September 6.

Read the five stories below and vote for the one you think is the most romantic. The winner will received a 7-day cruise from Princess Cruises.

Boy Meets Girl At Sea by princess chickie
A true Princess proposal, wedding & baby by smashrt
"i do" on the high seas by benatty
Regally Golden Subterfuge by ggprincess2004
The Contest by design25

All finalists will receive a copy of The Love Boat on DVD, signed by Gavin MacLeod.

Then, grab a coffee (and a Kleenex) and read through the rest of the stories.

The winner will be announced on or before September 28, 2009.
What time on Sept 28th? We're very anxious to see if our friends win!