Los Angeles: Hollywood star Angelina Jolie reportedly teared up when partner Brad Pitt gathered their six children and proposed to her. Pitt, 48, made efforts for a year to design the perfectengagement ring for his partner and when he gathered the restof their family - children Maddox, 10, Pax, eight, Zahara,seven, Shiloh, five, and three-year-old twins Vivienne andKnox - to present it, she was overwhelmed by the gesture, reported a magazine.

The ring was made by jeweller Robert Procop and the diamond engagement piece in a shape of a tablet is estimated to be worth USD 250,000.

"The children were swept with joy after Brad proposed, after seven years of togetherness, she put the ring on and went around to show it to each of the kids. Angie considers herself bonded to Brad for life," a source said.