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Our Love Story

Updated on February 14, 2015

The Story Of Us

We met in college. She was a beautiful sorority girl and I was a fraternity guy. She actually dated one of my brothers months before we began seeing each other. We were friends that had started spending a lot of time together. One night, yes after some drunken debauchery, we kissed.

Now where we went to college drunken moments of intimacy were commonplace. But this was different. It may sound corny, but I knew it was different because she was special. Not only was she beautiful but she was smart and kind as well. Moreover, she challenged me, which is something I have always liked.

How Did I Get Such A Beautiful Girl?
How Did I Get Such A Beautiful Girl?
How Did I Do It? It Must Be The Eye.
How Did I Do It? It Must Be The Eye.

Why Me? I Have Baggage?

Not to toot my own horn, but my wife is beautiful. She is tall, slender and perfectly built. What in the world is she doing with me? Could it be my lack of hair, my gut or is it my over sized eye? Even back ten years ago when I was young I was already balding and fattening. Maybe it was the cheap wine. Nothing says class like a box of wine.

Not only that, I came with baggage. Shortly after we began dating, my mother passed away. I had to drop out of college. Of course days before this, this beautiful girl told me she was pregnant. So right off the bat, we were going to have a baby and deal with the loss of a parent at the same time. Isn't this the way all great romances begin?

Stories of Love

Twelve Years Later

Nobody gave us a chance. Statistics say that relationships that begin under stress are more likely to fall apart within a year than make it. We have beaten the odds. Why?

Because I got lucky. Not only is she beautiful, she is understanding and kind. We have had many ups and downs in our lives, but we have faced them together. Our story is a story of love and hope. As we travel down the road of life, I know we will we do it together and she will always support me and I will support her.

I wrote this little blurb for one reason, the mood struck me to tell the world (or the few that will read this) how much she means to me and how much I appreciate that this beautiful girl drank too much boxed wine a long time ago and for some reason decided to stay with me. I write this because I am a lucky guy.

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      Hawkesdream 8 years ago from Cornwall

      Yes indeed bgpappa, you are a very lucky guy indeed, the love of a good man/woman is the best thing that can happen to anyone.

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      bgpappa 8 years ago from Sacramento, California

      Totally agree. Thanks for reading.

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      goldentoad 8 years ago from Free and running....

      Bg pappa, if you look anything like your avatar, you're real lucky

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      bgpappa 8 years ago from Sacramento, California

      The avitar is more photogenic than me but I am pretty lucky. Thanks for reading.

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      2C's 8 years ago

      This is a great story and i don't know how you got a chick like that cause you one fugly ucker man. haha

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      Cindy Vine 8 years ago from Cape Town

      True love prevails eh, just like in the movies.

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      bgpappa 8 years ago from Sacramento, California

      No argument here. And that is a good picture of me.

      Kind of like the movies, only no theme music. How great would it be if life had theme music?

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      2C's 8 years ago

      Mine does, my nagging wife. LOL shhhh

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      bgpappa 8 years ago from Sacramento, California

      lol

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      paulkoson 8 years ago

      The Story Of Us

      Please revisit the last hub I started. I think it will make a little more sense.

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      LIZ 8 years ago

      Im bout to get married. i have lived with my fianse for only 3 months. during those short 3 months we have been challenged with stuff that would tear a waeek engagegment up at the seems. im so happy god brought him into my life. hes helped me grow and ive helped him grow into a better....our selves. we talk bout everything. no secrets. we laugh....alllllll the time. romance is involved. everything u hear that lies in a good marriage...me and sam have. its soo beautiful!!advice: the bad things (no! marriage will b a walk in da park) in life...do wat me and sam does...laugh at em! let em make u stronger. as an older wiser married woman once told me "don't let ur problems in a marriage get between yall." ill never4get. i hoped i helped sum1!!!

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      bgpappa 8 years ago from Sacramento, California

      Liz, the point of my story was we are doing good and I wanted to express my gratitude to my wife. But thanks for your story.

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