A hundred roses couldn't compensate for the devastation.
A hundred apologies couldn't erase the pain.
A hundred Lindt chocolates couldn't sweeten the bitter aftermath of betrayal.
A hundred phone calls failed to erase the sound of 'her' voice on his answering machine.
And then the brainwave hit. After a hundred days filled with nerve-wracking moments…
He finally got her to join him in a hot air balloon ride.
Upon the descent to terra firma, the perfect aerial view showcased hundreds of her beloved grade threes who stood erect, row upon row, in perfect formation, to offer the ultimate gift – MARRY ME!
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