Jacob Lescenski is straight. His best friend, Anthony Martinez, is gay.
Anthony made no secret of wanting a date to the school formal. As a member of student council, he is often responsible to organizing school dances, but is never asked to go.
Fortunately, his best friend had his back.
“I decided on going to prom alone because my original date idea didn’t work out so well,” Jacob told New Now Next. “Then one night I saw Anthony, who is my best friend, tweeting about wanting a date.”
Jacob quickly went to work to create a special promposal for his friend.
“So, I came up with the poster idea, asked my friend Mia to make it and asked him that next day,” he recalled. “No one knew about it except for me, my friend Jamie, and Mia, who made the poster. It was a giant surprise to everyone, especially Anthony!”
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