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iHeart U: Man proposes with 99 iPhones and she still says 'No'!

Chinese man makes elaborate proposal on Single Day

iHeart U: Man proposes with 99 iPhones and she still says 'No'!
The 99 iPhones were carefully arranged into a heart shape.

A Chinese programmer reportedly spent over $81,000 buying 99 iPhones 6s in an elaborate proposal to his girlfriend, and she didn't even say yes.

Photographs of the proposal have emerged on social networking site Weibo with the couple standing inside the carefully arranged iPhones in the shape of a heart.

The proposal took place on 11 November or what is known as Singles Day in China, where singles are supposed to buy themselves gifts to celebrate their single life or it is also seen as an occasion to end single life and propose to someone.

Reuters reported that Alibaba Group Holding said more than $6bn worth of goods had been sold so during its annual Singles' Day online shopping frenzy, as customers jumped on heavily discounted goods and sent sales surging past 2013's record high.

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