They were similar to any other group rotating around the tourist shelter. But they had an unusual request, Boniello, 23, wrote on Twitter.
They said they didn't have their smart phones or cameras, so they asked to use it.
"We'll find something," said one of them
About a week after shooting, Boniello posted it on Twitter, explaining how she met men and wondering if anyone knows them . 19659002] In less than an hour, Irish Twitter came to the male identity, and the image was sent to those Times Square dreams. The photo was retouched 5700 times.
The Great Apple Traveling Boys were Sean Tighe, Bernie Waldron and John Devanney of Ballyhaunis in Mayo County, North West Ireland, reported by Irish paper.
And later Boniello talked to them, "in a short conversation!" She said the men were "beautiful."
CNN has reached Boniello but has not heard.
Boniello's viral tweet warmed the heart by demonstrating the power of technology.
"As soon as the pull of attraction began, my biggest fear was to find a spelling mistake and to defeat me forever," wrote Boniello.