Budding romance at the Boom Boom Room We all shared the establishment's ature drink the "Flaming Orgy. She was, and she later brought her son, Jeff, over to meet us. I was especially interested in ing the marching band, so I was following the band around throughout that Saturday football game day. He was on active duty with the Air Force, stationed in Germany. We met on the dance floor, I kept telling him he was in my space. We asked readers to add their own contemporary histories and how they met, put the stories up for a vote and nearly 1, readers responded to pick their favorites.
Our student supervisor introduced us and we spent the entire evening laughing like old friends. It wasn't unusual for people to stop by the station after hours. He introduced himself and thanked me for my help.
We are blessed. Later, as I walked to the end of the aisle, that same gentleman was standing there waiting for me. One day, I called her and not even realizing what I had just done, asked her to go on a date with me to the Ingham County Fair. She said yes, but neither one of us thought the other was serious. I now live with my cat Snowball, and we winter in Lakeland, Florida. He was in Georgia and I was in Lansing. It started in the spring ofwhen I was attending Lansing Community College.
Our wedding cake was strawberry-flavored and we often shared a secret smile when that sweet summer fruit was mentioned. Our marriage brought us a wonderful daughter.
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Thank goodness for social media; when I returned home, I sent Jeff a Facebook friend request. Still I was not sure I wanted to go out with him. Both of these places gave us something in common. He accepted, and soon we had our second conversation, then a third, and so on. We were married on June 19, in Charlotte.
Well, there goes my excuse.
In the meantime, I married and divorced by the time he came home from Marines. By the end of the evening, we were dancing together and had made arrangements to meet for lunch on Monday. Susan registered for the Lansing leg starting on a July morning; John noticed her as everyone launched at Grand River Park. His wife used to handle that kitchen task, but he had dating a widower for quite Lansing time.
We met eight years ago this spring. The question was inspired by the Greater Lansing Historical Society. I attended Purdue the following fall and we eventually began dating. There were chance encounters — such as the meeting of Caitlin Stansell-Greig and Jeff Greig, which happened on a college visit with a little help from mom.
I married him in May We've been through a lot more than any couple should with losing seven babies, all of our parents my dad just passed the day after our anniversary and grandparents but I wouldn't change a thing because all it did was made us closer. I was not expectations I liked him because he came on kind of strong but we talked till I went to my class.
I used to go to Foster Park to skate. Neither of us had been married.
I did not have issue with it. Paddling alongside by Francis Park they started a running conversation through Lansing to Grand Ledge that evening. I lived in Carson City but worked in Grand Rapids. Can you cover my shift? He then invited me for coffee, and he was so charming that I accepted his invitation. We met at Purdue University in November when I was a high school senior on a college visit and he was a freshman who encouraged me to attend the university. I was celebrating my 30th birthday, Oct. Todd was there with friends celebrating completion of mid-terms at Davenport University.
He was on a "bootstrap" program, which meant he was taking a semester at a college to finish his expectations. I didn't know he had a sister and he asked her to babysit. We had a great lunch and spent every minute together we could from that day forward. One June day, I was spending a long time at the fruit market, picking just the right berries for my jam.
Later this year, Candy and I will be celebrating our 37th wedding anniversary. That also meant he would be going back to Germany soon. They marveled how they never met before. She was also just Without expectations, Colleen and I became great buddies.
This happened over the course of two weeks; each day he would come sit with me. Been married now for 39 years. They started dating and Lansing married in Maycelebrating their first meeting with a wedding reception on the Michigan Princess cruising over dating spot where they first met.
In January ofI met a silly Lansing girl named Garnett, who was 13, and fell in love. In that position, I would bring incoming dating to the various departments, including the third floor infants department, where I got to know Candy, one of the sales people in that area and a current MSU student. He asked me to be his wife under Beaumont Tower on campus on Thanksgiving Day, and we plan to get married in Michigan in It involved running the control board for Casey Kasem's American Top 40 program.
Met him in high school, but he went into the Marines. Near Delta Mills, John took a picture of Susan running the rapids, and of course, asked for her to send the photograph. Coffee led to weekend brunch and, seven months later, to marriage.
They discovered expectations were single, lived in Okemos less than a mile apart for many years, Susan had three boys, John had three girls that attended Okemos Schools — and two of their children probably had adjacent lockers in high school among many other things in common.
Met my husband online in a favorite chat room. But I knew he was the one and apparently he did, too. Olds wooed his future wife on Sunday afternoon boat cruises on the Grand River. This May will be our 16th anniversary. In walked Colleen Aldrich. He asked me to marry him on Nov. That was 25 wonderful years ago. Bill Castanier, vice president of the society, researched long-ago love matches such as R. Their lives were so intertwined that not only were they born three days apart, they died a week apart.
We dated until she graduated and got married the day after.
After coming back from that date, we realized that we were in fact serious. The group is celebrating the history of fun over a yearlong exhibit in the lobby of Lansing City Hall. He asked me out. Back in the '50s, the city of Lansing flooded its city parks for ice skating. We were married 35 years and we had a long and bumpy life together.
Suddenly, I heard a voice behind me, and it was a gentleman wondering out loud how you go about cleaning strawberries. Others found their love while pursuing their passions: ice skating, selecting berries at a market and kayaking.
But I finally did and we spent one whole day from sun up to sun up together just driving around and talking and learning about each other. True love stories usually begin with a chance meeting, where two people are at the right place, at the right time; this is true for Jeff and myself. We have two beautiful children and have had many wonderful experiences.
The stories are printed here and are incorporated in the exhibit on love at City Hall. My mom saw a woman holding a camera as the band marched by and asked her if she was a band mom.
We just got married on June 20,and feel so lucky that we found each other. We remained married for 48 years when she died of cancer.