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A single man who made a plea for love by marketing himself on a billboard has bagged a Valentine’s date.
Mark Rofe, 30, took drastic action and paid ₤425 for the roadside sign after ending up being fed-up with online dating.
Up until now the lonely singleton has received more than 2,000 applications from possible suitors and has got a date – his first considering that September.
Mr Rofe, from Sheffield, stated: “I’m actually quite anxious but I’m hoping it will go well.”
In true gentlemanly fashion, the marketing expert would not reveal information about his date however stated the pair had actually spoken on the phone several times and had actually got on well.
He said the lady had actually caught his eye when he went through the first batch of applications, which he has actually been sifting through 100 at a time.
” We ‘d organized the date quite late so all the dining establishments were booked up so we’re going out for a few drinks,” said the billboard bachelor.
” I’m taking it one action at a time but she appears a truly fascinating individual and I’m eagerly anticipating it.”
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Mr Rofe stated he had actually been left speechless by the number of applications he had received considering that his signboard was installed on Fairfield Street in Manchester less than 2 weeks earlier.
The 3m high by 6m broad sign, which cost him ₤425, included a photo of Mark lounging on his side and pointed individuals in the instructions of his site where he described himself as “incredibly good-looking and modest”.
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Among the thousands of candidates, many were males, consisting of one chap in China who wrote: “I offer you pleasure and many moneys. I own huge shoe company”.
As well as the amount of love interest generated, Mr Rofe stated his story had actually “gone wild” with publicity all around the world.
” It’s simply been crazy. I’ve been offered a function on the Channel 4 program Naked Destination, which is hilarious.”
Asked what the response had actually been from his household about his unique technique to finding love, he said: “In the beginning I believe they thought it was a bit odd and they most likely do still believe it’s a bit weird – but also funny.”
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