|Is there any upside here?|
To put it lightly, her reaction was not great--it was more one of shock and horror than excitement or happiness. It was also unclear whether or not she even said yes. After several somewhat painful seconds of the entire arena viewing the situation, the camera finally cut away.
I don't understand why anyone would want to do this. It just feels like a no-win situation all around. The best-case scenario is mild embarrassment for everyone involved, and the worst-case scenario is an epic disaster on display to thousands of people.
So my question is, would any girl actually want this? And if so, why?