Appearances can be deceiving, most especially online.
This was proven to be true once again by a love-struck man who had to fly a thousand miles and spend a thousand bucks just to meet her online girlfriend who resembles very closely like a goddess on WeChat, but ended up beating her upon seeing the girl in real life.
According to a Chinese website Viral Cham, the man named Huang met Xiaojin (not the real name) on social media and he was quickly enchanted by the photo showing her mesmerizing beauty; what with her rosy skin, oval-shaped face, charming pair of eyes and a bewitching smile to match.
The couple apparently hit it almost instantly and agreed to meet in person, much to the excitement of the spellbound mortal about to see his goddess of beauty.
Huang, who is from China’s northeastern part of Harbin, had to fly a thousand mile to be with Xiaojin who is from southeastern province of Suzhou and works at Wenshu Bridge.
The journey had cost Huang more than a thousand dollars but that wouldn’t have mattered if the girl promises to be a cousin of Venus, or at least looks like one of the nymphs in Greek mythology.
He was wrong and felt cheated, and couldn’t accept the fact that he was hoodwinked.
His “goddess” turned out to be not rosy-skinned with her face riddled with acne. She is also two times the size than how she appeared in the photos.
Huang, red-faced and trying to control himself, asked in utter disbelief: “You can’t be (real name withheld)? right? How can there be such a huge difference?”
She replied trying to explain everything: “It’s me. It’s just that the photo had been edited and I was wearing makeup. This is my bare face.” (Click here to read more)