Seoul residents will soon have a new hi-tech yet decidedly impersonal way to show lovers how they feel along the city’s Cheongye Stream (via The Korea Herald):
Seoul City plans to spruce up the shores of Cheonggye Stream to attract more tourists by highlighting its history and culture […]
People can also make romantic proposals by using a digital screen to be set up on a bridge over the stream. They can run UCC images or text messages for their lovers on the so-called “wall of digital proposals” by making applications in advance.
Quirky? Perhaps. But after the first 100 couples get engaged at the “wall” it seems like popping the question there would just mean you lack imagination.