Circus acrobat surprises girlfriend with marriage proposal

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Circus goers are normally surprised by the skills of performers, but on Saturday fans got a special treat. The flying St. Louis Arches were performing at the City Museum, where St. Louis native and acrobatic hoop diver Sidney “lking” Bateman not only dazzled the audience, but stole the heart of a very special person.