05 Jan '12, 7pm

Argh!! So poor thing!!

Argh!! So poor thing!!

IT WAS supposed to be a creative marriage proposal at a college basketball game in Los Angeles. "I knew I was going to do this the first day I met you, so I know this is going to sound corny but... will you marry me?" the man said as he pulled the ring from his back pocket. Expecting a teary "yes", the man waited. But it turned out to be an agonising and embarrassing wait. After a few seconds, the woman got up and left, The Telegraph reported. The man didn't know where to look, with boos ringing in his ears. Soon, he packed up his things and fled. Read the full story in The New Paper today (Jan 6).

Full article: http://www.tnp.sg/content/mans-proposal-rejected-front-st...

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