Engagement rumors began percolating in May after an insider told the Chicago Sun-Times that the couple had bought "love" bracelets for each other and were shopping for a ring. And while both stars have since quashed the speculation, it's clear that Ms. Hewitt is more open to the idea than her comedian counterpart. Watch: What To Do If He Doesn't Believe In Marriage
While on Arizona's 104.7 FM Johnjay and Rich radio show recently, the 30-year-old actress addressed the gossip:
"A rumor has come out that Jamie and I supposedly got engaged. The poor guy was on fire. He was like, 'No, no, no. That's not true!' I was like, 'God, would that be the worst thing in the world?! Excuse me, but just for a second, there's a line of people who would probably be OK with that [rumor].'"
When asked about a timeline for this new relationship, Love replied, "By this time next year, if we're not planning something, then there's a situation."
Indeed, we think we hear a biological clock ticking, don't you?