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Man who advertised for fishing buddy after his pal died, receives thousands of applicants - fox4kc.com;

Man who advertised for fishing buddy after his pal died, receives thousands of applicants - fox4kc.com

fox4kc.comMan who advertised for fishing buddy after his pal died, receives thousands of applicantsfox4kc.comA 75-year-old man in Australia who posted a precious personal ad online was stunned by the number of responses he received. Ray Johnstone posted an ad on Gumtree looking for a “fishing mate” after his friend passed away. He described himself as a ...and more »

Lonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over him - The Advertiser;

Lonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over him - The Advertiser

The AdvertiserLonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over himThe AdvertiserTHERE's a generous bidding war taking place to get Gumtree heart breaker Ray to come fishing in Queensland. Lonely South Australian fisherman Ray Johnstone broke hearts all over the country this week after posting an ad for a friend on classifieds site ...and more »

Women Swoon over Elderly Man Who Makes an Ad Just Looking for a 'Fishing Companion' - Independent Journal Review;

Women Swoon over Elderly Man Who Makes an Ad Just Looking for a 'Fishing Companion' - Independent Journal Review

Independent Journal ReviewWomen Swoon over Elderly Man Who Makes an Ad Just Looking for a 'Fishing Companion'Independent Journal ReviewFor those unfamiliar with the community website designed for posting personal classifieds, Gumtree, it is like Australia's version of Craigslist. And like Craigslist, Gumtree is filled with everything from foreclosed homes, high-priced road bikes ...and more »

Aussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicants - WQAD.com;

Aussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicants - WQAD.com

WQAD.comAussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicantsWQAD.comA 75-year-old man in Australia who posted a precious personal ad online was stunned by the number of responses he received. Ray Johnstone posted an ad on Gumtree looking for a “fishing mate” after his friend passed away. He described himself as a ...and more »

You should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stable - the Irish News;

You should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stable - the Irish News

the Irish NewsYou should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stablethe Irish NewsJust as the world feels like it's kinda falling apart, a story comes along that breaks our hearts that little bit more… but then, thank goodness, has a happy ending for us all to gladly embrace. The story starts with a humble Gumtree advert posted by ...and more »

Ray Johnstone's Gumtree ad will rip your heart out - Courier Mail;

Ray Johnstone's Gumtree ad will rip your heart out - Courier Mail

Courier MailRay Johnstone's Gumtree ad will rip your heart outCourier MailLADIES and gentlemen, this may well be the most heartbreaking thing you will see today. But before you go and rip your heart right out of your chest, rest assured, this story has a happy ending. We all know Gumtree is a terrifying universe, largely ...and more »

'Lonely' Widower Inundated With Offers Of Friendship After Posting Gumtree Ad Looking For Fishing Buddy - Huffington Post UK;

'Lonely' Widower Inundated With Offers Of Friendship After Posting Gumtree Ad Looking For Fishing Buddy - Huffington Post UK

Huffington Post UK'Lonely' Widower Inundated With Offers Of Friendship After Posting Gumtree Ad Looking For Fishing BuddyHuffington Post UKA 75-year-old grandfather has received endless requests after he posted an advert online looking for a fishing buddy. Ray Johnstone was left feeling especially lonely after the death of his close friend, who he used to fish with. The proactive widower ...and more »

'What a catch': Widowed SA pensioner's plea for a mate lands dream fishing trip - Yahoo7 News;

'What a catch': Widowed SA pensioner's plea for a mate lands dream fishing trip - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 News'What a catch': Widowed SA pensioner's plea for a mate lands dream fishing tripYahoo7 NewsIt was a plea that touched our hearts when a lonely grandfather took to Gumtree in a bid to find a new fishing mate. Close. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. Stream ...and more »

Online ad reels in new fishing mate for lonely widower - Free Malaysia Today;

Online ad reels in new fishing mate for lonely widower - Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia TodayOnline ad reels in new fishing mate for lonely widowerFree Malaysia TodayAustralians take to Twitter and Facebook and succeed in helping find Ray Johnstone a fishing mate after reading the 75-year-old's online ad. twit-1 SOUTH AUSTRALIA: Australians who came out in droves to help a lonely widower in his search for a new ...and more »

The Great Aussie Story Of Ray The Fisherman Looking For A Buddy, Just Got Even Better - Huffington Post Australia;

The Great Aussie Story Of Ray The Fisherman Looking For A Buddy, Just Got Even Better - Huffington Post Australia

Huffington Post AustraliaThe Great Aussie Story Of Ray The Fisherman Looking For A Buddy, Just Got Even BetterHuffington Post AustraliaOur buddy Ray went viral earlier this week after he posted an advertisement looking for a mate to go fishing with after his unfortunately passed away. Johnstone's post broke hearts across the country and landed him on television, talking about his ...and more »

Lonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over him - Courier Mail;

Lonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over him - Courier Mail

Courier MailLonely fisherman flooded with offers of friendship as two Queensland charter companies battle over himCourier MailTHERE's a generous bidding war taking place to get Gumtree heart breaker Ray to come fishing in Queensland. Lonely South Australian fisherman Ray Johnstone broke hearts all over the country this week after posting an ad for a friend on classifieds site ...and more »

'Lonely' widowed Australian gets all-expenses-paid fishing trip - Newshub;

'Lonely' widowed Australian gets all-expenses-paid fishing trip - Newshub

Newshub'Lonely' widowed Australian gets all-expenses-paid fishing tripNewshubA "lonely" 75-year-old man who became the talk of Australia after putting out an ad saying he wanted a fishing buddy with is being flown to Queensland for an all-expenses-paid fishing trip. Ray Johnstone's ad on classifieds site Gumtree was picked up ...and more »

A little faith back in social media - Shepparton News;

A little faith back in social media - Shepparton News

Shepparton NewsA little faith back in social mediaShepparton NewsRay Johnstone posted an ad to Gumtree looking for a new fishing mate, and has had a huge response. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. A nice feel-good story that has turned viral about a widowed ...and more »

I'll be your mate: Widower, 75, who posted a heartbreaking plea for a new fishing buddy on Gumtree after his friend ... - Daily Mail;

I'll be your mate: Widower, 75, who posted a heartbreaking plea for a new fishing buddy on Gumtree after his friend ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailI'll be your mate: Widower, 75, who posted a heartbreaking plea for a new fishing buddy on Gumtree after his friend ...Daily MailA pensioner has snagged himself the trip of a lifetime after his heartbreaking Gumtree ad seeking a 'fishing mate' went viral. Ray Johnstone, 75, posted on the online classifieds site last week seeking a fellow lonely angler to enjoy regular days out ...and more »

Aussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicants - WGN-TV;

Aussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicants - WGN-TV

WGN-TVAussie widower looking for 'fishing mate' reels in thousands of applicantsWGN-TVA 75-year-old man in Australia who posted a precious personal ad online was stunned by the number of responses he received. Ray Johnstone posted an ad on Gumtree looking for a “fishing mate” after his friend passed away. He described himself as a ...and more »

Lonely widower reels in new fishing friends after classified ad goes viral - Yahoo News Canada;

Lonely widower reels in new fishing friends after classified ad goes viral - Yahoo News Canada

Yahoo News CanadaLonely widower reels in new fishing friends after classified ad goes viralYahoo News CanadaWhen it comes to finding a soulmate or making new friends, sometimes it's difficult to truly put yourself out there. But when Ray Johnstone, a 75-year-old Australian man, lost his wife due to her death, he decided to write a brutally honest classified ...and more »

Widower posts ad for a new fishing partner, hooks the internet's heart - The Daily Dot;

Widower posts ad for a new fishing partner, hooks the internet's heart - The Daily Dot

The Daily DotWidower posts ad for a new fishing partner, hooks the internet's heartThe Daily DotWhen an Austrailian widower's fishing buddy recently passed away, he did what many do in their time of need—he turned to the internet. Ray Johnstone of Lewiston placed an ad on Gumtree, an Australian classified service much like Craigslist, looking ...and more »

Lonely SA fisherman Ray Johnstone overwhelmed by response to his Gumtree ad for friend - The Advertiser;

Lonely SA fisherman Ray Johnstone overwhelmed by response to his Gumtree ad for friend - The Advertiser

The AdvertiserLonely SA fisherman Ray Johnstone overwhelmed by response to his Gumtree ad for friendThe AdvertiserHE simply wanted a new fishing buddy. Now pensioner Ray Johnstone is about to tackle an adventure of a lifetime — a deep-sea fishing expedition. The 75-year-old from Lewiston has been besieged with dozens of offers of fishing trips after he posted an ...and more »

Two Legends Are Flying Ray To QLD For An All-Expenses-Paid Fishing Trip - Pedestrian TV;

Two Legends Are Flying Ray To QLD For An All-Expenses-Paid Fishing Trip - Pedestrian TV

Pedestrian TVTwo Legends Are Flying Ray To QLD For An All-Expenses-Paid Fishing TripPedestrian TVOver the course of the past 36 hours, it's been made abundantly clear that Ray Johnstone - the 75 year-old Adelaide widower who posted an ad on Gumtree searching for a fishing mate - needs to be given an honorary Australian Of The Year title, ...and more »

You should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stable - the Irish News;

You should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stable - the Irish News

the Irish NewsYou should only read this pensioner's ad for a new fishing mate if you're feeling relatively emotionally stablethe Irish NewsJust as the world feels like it's kinda falling apart, a story comes along that breaks our hearts that little bit more… but then, thank goodness, has a happy ending for us all to gladly embrace. The story starts with a humble Gumtree advert posted by ...and more »