Who says chivalry and grand romantic gestures died with the bard? Recently, a love struck Ukranian tycoon hired an entire theatre company so he could star in a play and give his girlfriend a proposal she’d never forget.
Gennady Zaleskiy, 38, paid £10,000 to have the play The Romantics staged in
He then arranged for his theatre-fan girlfriend to have a seat at the show on a girls’ night out with friends.
He appeared on stage in a mask where he was supposed to declare his love for his leading lady.
Instead, he turned to face his girlfriend in the audience and said: “No, the woman I love is called
Now – for a fitting finale – the couple are planning to wed.
“It was the most romantic thing I have ever seen. After this I know I will never need anyone else in my life,” said
Sweet, isn’t it?