(Closed) How did you meet your significant other?

posted 9 years ago in Relationships
  • poll: how did you meet your significant other?

    Through a friend

    Online dating

    Work

    Neighbour

    Hobby/Sport

    Other (please explain)

    Bar

  • Post # 122
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: December 2011

    Oddly enough, my mom actually introduced us.

     

    She worked at the same company he did – I never, in a billion years, would have thought I would marry a man that my mom would introduce me to. So, I was coming home from Chicago one weekend (from college), and I needed a ride home from the train station. My mom couldn’t get off work. So, mom offered future fiance $$ to pick me up. As a fellow poor college student, he accepted. We hit it off, but nothing happened.

     

    Two months later, he was in the city & had to pick up concert tickets for my mom’s boss. I picked them up & he was to get them from me. Then… we really hit it off. 

     

    The rest, as they say, is history.

    Post # 123
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    Helper bee

    In class! Because as grad students, that’s probably the only time we had to be social haha. 

    Post # 124
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    Newbee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    We met in Teach For America <3

    Post # 125
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    Bumble bee

    Technically through his ex-girlfriend but also just highschool in General.

    Post # 126
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    We met in high school…then didn’t see one another for 12 years….until now!

    Post # 128
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    Sugar bee

    We lived on the same floor our freshman year of college 🙂

    Post # 129
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    Worker bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    At a bar, but we were both grad students at the same school 🙂

    Post # 130
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    660 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    I met my fiance when we were both deployed to Iraq together in 2008. We are both Marines :).

    Post # 131
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    Blushing bee

    I voted other because we actually met way back in high school, though we didn’t know each other incredibly well.  But, we reconnected through a mutual friend a couple of years ago and now we are getting married!

    Post # 132
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    Match.com!

    I’m impressed with the number of other online dating successes!

    Post # 133
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

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    @BlueSatinBows: We also met on eharmony, but we grew up in neighboring towns, literaly 5 min from each other! He’s 9 years older than me though, so it’s not likely that we would have known each other growing up. But I’m sure we crossed paths at several points, and we always wonder if we ever really did

    Post # 134
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: November 1999

    I met a guy on eharmony that I was crazy about (who lived 2 states away), but that guy dumped me. While I was dating him, though, I met my current fiance when we all were at my now ex’s house to play poker. After being dumped, I asked my now fiance if he wanted to go rock climbing… we stayed friends for a short while, but then turned into more

    Post # 135
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

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    @CupcakeKelly: I was peer pressered into trying Match.com and days later met my Fiance love love that I gave it a go!

    Post # 136
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: November 2011

    Work! We actually worked at the same place up until about 3 months ago. And he is senior to me so we kept it secret for about a year… but no one really cared once it came out, haha. 

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