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The Unluckiest Man In The World Set His College On Fire With A Fireworks Marriage Proposal

Aw, jeez.

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According to reports, earlier this week Chien organized a surprise proposal with fireworks for his girlfriend Cong Yen, but she never showed up. So he decided to set them off anyway, hoping she'd see the huge display.

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The school is currently debating how to punish Chien, but they told local reporters that luckily they were insured. Chien eventually did propose to Yen, though this time without a pyrotechnics display.

“Of course, I love him," Yen told local reporters. "But my parents have told me to steer clear, saying he can’t even ask me to marry him without causing a massive hoo-ha."

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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