Swam in the ocean. In reality my plane was delayed an hour and it turns out the drive from my airport to his was two hours, not the forty-five minutes I had thought. After 3 months of bad internet connections, dropped calls, technical and time difference difficulties, we were finally together, and it was so wonderful. The only difference is, he found me so he messaged me first. Wow, thank you for taking the time to read all of that :. Like me they were headed to Tampa, and instead of renting a car I offered to give them a lift. So good!
I can totally relate and I now believe I have found my true love, the love I had always been searching for my whole life. By the time I finally arrived at the Tampa airport my sweetheart had been waiting there for 3 hours he had left his house for the journey from England to Florida 23 hours earlier!
He told me out of the blue often that I was beautiful. Something I had never known. We talked for three months about the first time that we would finally lay eyes on each-other at the airport. Made heart-shaped foods. Took a road trip to Miami. Played pool. I hope that your first meeting will be everything you both have wished for and that it will be the first of many. Visited friends. There was no hiding our feelings for each-other. I thought he may be a tad crazy, but as we talked each and everyday I realized he was just crazy about me, and that I felt the same.
We are about to meet for the first time in 45 days from today!!!
It was so exciting to read your story as well! Too many people settle for that. Watched movies.
I read every blog entry you had about your long distance relationship. Did the Edison and Ford Museum. Or perhaps, how we would coyly make our way to each-other and embrace in one of those awkward ass-out hugs before walking to the car hand-in-hand on a beautiful Florida afternoon. We found ourselves talking about each-other constantly, eager to show anyone short of a stranger a photo of the person who had come into our world and turned it upside-down. He loves surprises and he loves to make surprises like me.
In his defense I pronounced his hometown wrong for quite a while.
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And also when are you going to meet your other half again? It was finally happening. To my surprise we quickly fell head over heels for each-other. I was just surfing in internet and looking for little sweet surprises that I could make to him.
We spent two amazing weeks together. He plunked his suitcase in as I apologized for the delay. You are so sweet couple! I am in the same situation with my baby. I spent five years with a mixed als guy who couldnt really be bothered with me who I had to tiptoe around talking about the future with and not say how much I loved him as not to scare him off. Rode in a limo. Toured the Everglades. He pulled his luggage around back and I popped the trunk slash boot. Ate cookie dough ice cream in the rain. I hope you have a magical two weeks here with your man.
I did put it on facebook when we were in florida though n he seemed quite happy about it. So happy about your story.
It finally made sense how a relationship was supposed to be. Did a photo shoot. We never really did that we knew when we began talking that it was a serious thing so it never really had to be said. Universal again… the Jurassic Park ride was our favourite. A week in he drunkenly professed his love for me via Skype.
Oh my God. This is like me describing my love story.
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Best wishes to you! Your story gives me hope that our one will have a happy ending too. I know it is so common nowadays to meet people online, but are there any negative reactions? How do some people there, react, to both of you when they know you met on an online dating site? Near the end of the lane way there he was… tall, in a white dress shirt and dark wash jeans with suitcase in hand looking all sorts of handsome.
I wrote him a song, and clumsily strummed my guitar to it on Youtube.
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I had made two wonderful new friends on my flight over; a girl about my age named Tamara who turned out to be an actress on one of my favorite shows, and her mother Maria. We held hands, sneaking glances at each-other. My apologies I just read your whole blog and your relationship journey has been amazing and truly inspiring!
He appreciated all of my little surprises. Thank you for answering. On our second Skype chat he said he would fly here to see me; very unused to that sort of commitment I thought he was kidding. He played my music for family, he told people about the novels I had written.
Went out for dinner. We did Universal Studios. Sat at a restaurant over the water and watched a beautiful lightening storm in the distance. There were no games with him, no waiting by the phone, no hiding my feelings or having to play it cool, no having the rug ripped from beneath me… just honest, constant love. Me and my honey at his favourite store, Wal-Mart! I wish you both all the best and much love xx. We had time for a quick embrace and a peck on the lips before we were hurried on our way.
Stayed in for dinner. How I wish I could be next to him everyday too and be as lucky as you. Though he told me he loves me in my native language but not in english though. Need I say more? I also found it funny that he was amazed by Wal-Mart and was always wanting to go there. We will meet about in 3 months. I told people of his job in the army, his travels, and how sweet he was to me.
He was proud of me, supportive, loving, he was on my side. Most people have been interested and just tend to have a lot of questions. Tamara traded him the shotgun seat as I began introducing everyone and explaining everything.
Held an alligator. And both of you make such a beautiful couple too. This your story was so inspiring. Did karaoke. It was perfect, cause we were together.