“A man must run 90km to ask for a hand in marriage from his woman,” wrote one tweep.
Screengrab of Joseph Ndlovu’s engagement proposal during the Comrades Marathon.
JOHANNSBURG – A man identified as Joseph Kagiso Ndlovu has sent tweeps in a frenzy over his proposal to a certain Prudence as he crossed the Comrades Marathon finish line on Sunday.
“Prudence will you marry me? Run 90k for you,” read a banner held by the 57-year-old.
Haibo, uGatsheni! 🐘🐘🐘
— Constitution First 🇿🇦 (@Constitution_94) August 28, 2022
— OnthaTheFloralArtist 💕 (@onthatile_mpho) August 28, 2022
From those who hope the yet-identified Prudence said yes, because ‘how can you say no to a man who runs 90km for you’ to those who think ‘running 90km for a proposal is insane’, here are some reactions.
— Prof Mzolisto™🕗 (@ZolaAmanda) August 28, 2022
Running 90km for a woman named Prudence is absolutely INSANE https://t.co/o2NaWGZXOl
— Lonwabo (@lonwabo_mbuqwa) August 28, 2022
— Nyafa (@Nyafam) August 28, 2022
Now Prudence must Run her own 90km to say yes. You don’t just say Yes to a runner, you must also run otherwise ngekhe sishade. We stay engaged longer😂😂 90yrs even… #ComradesMarathon2022
— Lelo Mbindela (@ItsLelo1) August 28, 2022
— God’s Fave (@tatesago) August 28, 2022
As we eagerly await an update from this developing story.
Bathong did Prudence answer yet? #ComradesMarathon2022
— Mama-Sihle (@kido_dimples) August 28, 2022