September 30, 2022

An American girl has fallen in love with a British man after she flew to the UK and he took her on 5 dates to Wetherspoons.

The couple met by way of enjoying on-line chess collectively however had by no means seen one another in actual life, till Felicia DiSalvo, 21, jetted from New York to Manchester.

The younger photographer forked out £1,300 on flights to jet 3,500 miles to see Zak Broadhurst within the finances chain pub.

Zak, 22, persuaded her to leap on a aircraft and mentioned he’d deal with her to a meal on the Moon Beneath the Water within the metropolis centre.

They then fell for one another after eating on fish, chips and curry sauce and consuming jugs of cocktails.

Felicia DiSalvo, 21, flew from her dwelling in New York to Manchester to satisfy Zak Broadhurst, 22, for the primary time. He took her on 5 dates on the similar Wetherspoons

Felicia was enamoured with the budget pub and returned to the same table every time, where they would play chess and count the number of chips on their plate

Felicia was enamoured with the finances pub and returned to the identical desk each time, the place they might play chess and rely the variety of chips on their plate

Eager to immerse herself in British tradition, Felicia took half in a Wetherspoons on-line sport the place it’s a must to rely what number of chips you get along with your meal.

Felicia mentioned: ‘Whenever you spontaneously meet a British particular person on the web and be taught all of the Spoons lore.

‘So that you fly all the way in which to rely 22 chips and play chess over curry sauce as a substitute of’

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However she gushed: ‘Zak thanks for altering the trajectory of my life selections this quickly.’

The American ended up going again to the pub 5 occasions as a result of she beloved it a lot.

Zak Broadhurst and Felicia DiSalvo in Moon Under The Water Wetherspoons, Manchester

Zak Broadhurst and Felicia DiSalvo in Moon Beneath The Water Wetherspoons, Manchester

The pair loved their time at Whetherspoons a lot they made positive to take a seat on the similar desk – quantity 38 – throughout every of their dates.

Felicia mentioned she wished there have been Wetherspoons within the US, she added: ‘Spoons is simply so enchanting.’

Zak mentioned he knew she’d love the boozer – the place he goes for breakfast and on his work breaks.

The pair are planning their subsequent meet-up – in one other one of many pubs – in York the place Zak goes to check psychology.

Posting on Instagram, Felicia mentioned: ‘I like this sense that my life is a film and that Zak and I are film characters in some Alice in Wonderland themed escapade.’