Promposal Surprise Goes Viral

ANOTHER SURE SIGN OF PROM SEASON: THE PROM-POSAL – ASKING A DATE TO PROM HAS BECOME A BIT OF AN ART FORM IN THE LAST FEW YEARS – WITH CLEVER
ASKS GOING VIRAL.

GOING VIRAL IS WHEN SOMETHING BECOMES POPULAR BY BEING SHARED ON THE INTERNET MANY TIMES – AND ONE PROM-POSAL HAS GONE VIRAL FOR ALL THE
RIGHT REASONS.

JANSON SILVERS HAS THE STORY.

"WILL YOU GO TO PROM WITH ME?" YOU MAY BE ONE OF THE NEARLY ONE MILLION PEOPLE THAT HAS SEEN THIS VIDEO
BY NOW.... IT SHOWS -- RACHEL, A SENIOR ASKING TYLER -- A SOPHOMORE WITH AN INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY TO PROM.

"I WAS HAPPY HE DIDN'T REJECT ME."

TYLER'S REACTION HAS CAPTURED THE HEARTS OF THE INTERNET BY THE THOUSANDS -- AND HE IS HANDLING THE FAME PRETTY WELL --

TYLER HEMP, ATTENDING PROM: "OH MY GOD. I LOVE IT, I LOVE IT."

RACHEL SAUDER, HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR: "I THOUGHT TYLER WOULD HAVE A BLAST, BECAUSE HE LOVES TO DANCE, AND HE JUST LOVES BEING THE LIFE OF THE PARTY."
YOU CAN SEE JUST HOW EXCITED HE IS TO GO TO PROM WITH RACHEL. "SHE'S OKAY. I LOVE HER. I LOVE RACHEL."

AND YES -- TYLER IS READY TO GO! "I'VE GOT A SUIT, BLACK SHOES, I'M GOING TO DANCE, GO TO THE SHOW, AND GO PARTY."
"IT IS GOING TO BE A LOT OF FUN. HE LOVES TO DANCE." "YOU'RE SO SWEET! THAT IS SO SWEET!"

PLUS, HE CAN'T WAIT TO SHOW OFF HIS BEST MOVE! "I LIKE THE SHAKE YOUR BOOTY'"
ONCE HIS "SHAKE YOUR BOOTY" MOVE IS DONE -- DON'T WORRY -- HE HAS PLENTY MORE!

PROM IS APRIL 8-TH. RACHEL WILL BE WEARING A GREEN DRESS, AND TYLER WILL HAVE A TIE TO MATCH.

THANKS JANSON. WITH THOSE ENERGETIC DANCE MOVES AND HIS KIND HEART, TYLER PROVES THAT HAVING SPECIAL NEEDS DOESN’T MEAN YOU CAN’T BE A GREAT FRIEND.


Instructional Links


Website Article: English Grammar Online, What Is Prom Night? | Includes brief quiz

Website Article: PROMGIRL, How Much Will Prom Cost?

Website Article: Livewire, What Does It Mean to Go Viral?

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