I Married My First Love

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    Married my first girlfriend based on sex vs

    real love I care about her but not like I should. I was clueless about relationships as a lot of cases here on EP. I married for status quo! Should have played the field first!
    midlifeknot midlifeknot
    36-40, M
    Jun 15, 2015

    I Love My Husband

    The first guy I ever dated, the first guy who ever kissed me, and the first guy who ever said "I love you". Our first anniversary is this Sunday, and I still can't believe that I wound up with such a sweet husband.
    Mrskatearch Mrskatearch
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Jul 30, 2013
    sozin2015 sozin2015
    41-45, F
    Jun 8, 2015

    I Married My First Love

    I married my first love when I was only 18 years old right out of highschool. He had joined the Army and was stationed in Germany. He came home on leave and we made the rash decision to get married. He was my first real boyfriend we started dating or going together when I was 15...
    cmost cmost
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 29, 2007

    Opposites Attract, Part 2

    After we met at the dance and started dating, there was some teasing. It was noticeable that I was much bigger, stronger and more aggressive in activities and people would whisper rude remarks. My boyfriend, Lance, tried football and basketball, but he was just too small to get...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 17, 2013

    First And Last Love

    I think back to when I was 16 years old and I was dating my first boyfriend, Ben, who has now become my fiance. Those first times with him were truly something special. He was the first boy I ever danced with, first boy who ever held my hand, first boy to ever kiss me, first...
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    3 Responses Jun 6, 2012

    I feel incredibly happy about this one thing.

    So few people are as lucky as me, no heart breaks and married my only boyfriend.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2015

    I met my wife when we was 8

    when she moved near us and we are now married both 25 and expecting a child with our own house
    conorlincoln7789 conorlincoln7789
    31-35, M
    Mar 20, 2014

    I'm not married to the guy I love yet

    I want to though it would be nice .
    iwanttobeafashionesigner iwanttobeafashionesigner
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2013

    Tragic Love Story With a Happy Ending.

    I met my husband in high school. I was painfully shy back then, but we hung out with the same group of people at lunch. I would sit with my best friend and watch him (not in a stalker sort of way haha), he would go on and on about the most random things and I loved...
    Mom2three Mom2three
    22-25, F
    24 Responses Dec 13, 2008

    He was a mutual friend

    who then became a friend and then a guy friend then a boyfriend and now a husband.
    LnL84 LnL84
    31-35, F
    May 18, 2015

    Everyone has their own love story.

    This is mine. I am 19 years old and i married my first love. I was 14 when we started going out and he was...25. Where we come from, its a crime if a over 18 year old is with a under 16 year old. And added to that, our religion didnĀ“t allow us to be together. We had to be...
    shadowface shadowface
    22-25, F
    Jun 19, 2014
    Danchou Danchou
    22-25, M
    Mar 12, 2014

    High School Sweet Hearts To Be Eternally Wed (a Mormon Story)

    My honey and I first got together when I was 16 years old and he 15 during the summer of 2007. Ben was my first boyfriend and when we first started dating, I became interested in his religion---Mormonism. My mother hated this because she wanted me to remain non-denominational...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 26, 2012

    Married Over 11 Years Now!

    I met my husband Mike right after I graduated from high school, and what was a whirlwind romance became a very loving and stable marriage. I have never once regretted marrying Mike. I love him with all my heart and can't wait for him to be home from Afghanistan. He's given me...
    RachelAndLoves RachelAndLoves
    26-30, F
    Oct 13, 2012

    After All These Years...

    It was March 1982. We where all in NJROTC heading to Great Lakes, Ill to the Naval training center for a Week of how it feels to be a recruit. It was my senior Year of High School and her junior Year. I was 18 and she, 16. The Bus ride was boring and while sitting there I kept...
    HurtAtWork HurtAtWork
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Dec 20, 2007

    One Day Of Wonder

    I met my wife at 14 years old. I'd been invited by a school friend to tag along on his family's summer trip to a local amusement park, but upon arrival his parents' van had no room, so I was instructed to ride with his cousin and her friend. I'd met his cousin, but when I got in...
    Capnris Capnris
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 15, 2013

    How I Found And Married My First Love After 25 Years

    An excellent wife, who can find? Her value is far beyond jewels. ~Proverbs 31.10 People have been asking me to share this story for a long time. Have you ever felt yourself longing for another person, and feeling like you would never find them? Have you ever just wished you...
    InquisitiveShadow InquisitiveShadow
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jul 2, 2013

    I Plan to Marry My First Love

    Many people say, "Don't put all your eggs in one basket." But for those like me, who choose to live by their own rules; we learn the hard way, but it makes us that much more stronger. Back to the story, however. I met my first love by sheer luck on an online video game...
    TRisosoBLOND TRisosoBLOND
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Mar 3, 2007

    Yeah and not just she was my first love

    but it was also a quick marriage, 3 months after we met we were engaged and 6 months after we were married (just as the house was prepared).
    Bunnyman1977 Bunnyman1977
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jan 4, 2016

    I Do

    My husband is my first and only love. I dated other boys,and kissed a few. But I think I always new he was the one for me. I was 15 years old when he transfered to my high school. I had been out on a few group dates,nothing serious. I was at that age where I definitely liked boy...
    Tatteredpages Tatteredpages
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2013

    Together Forever, Partners In Life...

    My title...a line from our wedding invitation to family and friends. It took us 7 years to finally get married...not because we didn't want to, because as fate would have it, we had to fight and prove that we should be together. We met at 16, he attended my High school for a...
    Mausi16 Mausi16
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Mar 1, 2011

    My Soulmate My First Love

    I met my husband on the school bus right after we moved to oklahoma from tucson i was 12 1/2 we started dating a couple of months later we date all through highschool he one year and 5 days older than im we married right after i finished highschool we raised two beautiful...
    Leesajane Leesajane
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2013

    I Married My First Love...

    ...and it didn't take a piece of paper from the government for me to believe it. Being with K certainly wasn't my first relationship. I'd been through several, and they usually started out seemingly alright then took a swift turn for the worse. I went the whole legal marriage...
    AmericanLeanings AmericanLeanings
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2011

    First Love

    I was lucky enough to find my first and only love when we were both in high school. After dating for almost 5 years we got married. 21 years later best decision I've ever made.
    duker12 duker12
    46-50, M
    Jul 30, 2013

    High School Sweethearts

    I met my husband when I was a freshman in high school. We were both dating other people. My boyfriend at the time wrote me a note and told me that he loved me. We were at lunch in the cafeteria when I got that note. I was talking to my best friend, and he overheard me tell her...
    ebsweet ebsweet
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Oct 8, 2007

    I Plan Too Marry Her! ...

    i plan too Marry her! but its illegal!!! (I WILL MAKE IT WORK)
    justme2007 justme2007
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 16, 2007


    Its been nearly a year since I first met Pa. I was at a horse fair and some boys were bothering me. He saw it and came over, got me away from them, and even went off and fought the boy who was giving me the most trouble. I went to my older brothers trailer where he'd set up his...
    poppyjoy poppyjoy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 15, 2013

    We Meet In High School...

    Bruce and I met in high school. He was a year ahead of me but we were in the same English class. I remember the day we first met because he was sitting in my desk (I was a pretty sassy teenager). Anyhow, we sat besides each other for the rest of the semester joking and...
    msalexh msalexh
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 18, 2012

    Too Tired To Go Out

    when i was 17 i was going out most everynight, different girl every night. one tuesday night my brothers and friends were all heading to the dancehall in the next villiage. i was really tired that night and wasn't in form for going out, but they all kept insisting i go. so i went...
    cyrilpeter cyrilpeter
    51-55, M
    1 Response Dec 9, 2010

    He's still the best ever

    and will forever be!
    msmrcl88 msmrcl88
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 14, 2014

    A Love So Beautiful

    Love at first sight... never believed it till it happened to me. I met her at a church activity no less, and I just couldn't stop looking at her!  From the very first glance, I was completely lost in her beauty. We talked, played Cranium in a group together (I got to make...
    napoleon_dynamite napoleon_dynamite
    24 Responses Feb 14, 2006

    I wonder if this counts.

    I married a girl in the eighth grade her name was Kerry Stanger. I'm pretty sure it didn't count. LOL
    deleted deleted
    Mar 15, 2015

    What A Terrible Place To Be

    I have been married to my childhood sweetheart for 35 years. We met at age 10, and she was the only girl I ever wanted. It was not so for her. She broke up with me numerous times thru our teen years to seek the attention of others.We finally got back together and married at age...
    benbtrayed benbtrayed
    51-55, M
    1 Response Nov 7, 2012

    Opposites Attract

    We met in middle school. I was a too tall, too black and too loud 8th grader. He was a too short, too white and too quiet 7th grader. At the "back to school dance", I poured punch on his head. Of course, it was an accident. How was I supposed to see anyone so short as I...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 9, 2013

    I did Marry my first love the second time

    around. I walked through more stop signs then they have in downtown San Francisco.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 13, 2015

    First and Only

    My husband and I met in junior high.  We were from different schools and met at multi school function.  That was in May and we did not see each other again until late that fall in October.  However we talked on the phone for literally hours over the summer. ...
    peanutbrittle peanutbrittle
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Apr 12, 2008

    Singapore Sling

    Many say that online romances do not work and long distance relationships never lasts. But I proved them wrong. I met my husband online in 1998 and we formed a friendship.We were angsty teens when we first met online. Both of us were depressed with our own set of teen worries. I...
    cyph0r cyph0r
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 12, 2006

    Married My High School Sweetheart

    Met my now hubby in high school. I was half ways thru my freshman year, just broke up with my previous best friend when I first saw him. He was a Jr and had a locker across from the ex's and eye flirted with me constantly. I was hoping he would be at least a rebound since he was...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 15, 2013

    I met my first love when I was 14,

    it was august 1987 on holiday in Skegness we had caravans next to each other, I just knew I wanted to spend the rest of my life with her. When the holiday ended we went out seperate ways thinking we would never meet again as we live 80 miles away from each other. In 1989 I got a...
    coggs73 coggs73
    41-45, M
    1 Response Dec 9, 2013

    My Best Friend's Brother...

    He was my first real love, but I don't think my 'soul mate'.  We started dating right after I broke up with my boyfriend of 2 yrs.  He had been pursuing me for awhile....so I then pursued him.  We got married, had a great couple of years; then things went south and...
    okrafan okrafan
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2007

    My Husband,My best Friend

    I did recently leave my husband-I wrote about it in another group. But to make it brief,he works over 60# hours a week. He is a wonderful man. I think I just needed time to reevaluate my life,our life. I can't imagine being with anyone but him. I believe in soul mates and I...
    Tatteredpages Tatteredpages
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 14, 2013

    One And Only

    My first true love is my current wife and I will never be the same again. You always think you know true love but when it actually hits you it is awesome.
    fatwallet fatwallet
    Feb 12, 2006

    My First Everything

    I married my first love at the age of 19 which was four years ago. My husband and I met freshman year of high school and have dated ever since. We were the couple everyone knew about in school and we were voted most likely to get married senior year of hs. We went to college...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Nov 3, 2012

    Had A Crush On A Teacher

    When I was about 16 I developed a crush on a new teacher (a fairly young one I hasten to add). The feeling didn't seem to be mutual as I seemed to irritate her and was always asking silly questions on purpose. A couple of years later, after I left school, she was ...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Nov 2, 2009

    yes we were 13 on 1/127/1961

    when we became man and wife I am so glad we did we loved each other so much we never had children but not from lack of trying the only down side is she gave her life on 1/14/1967 in Saigon viet nam
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2015

    When I was a little girl,

    to drown out the chaos of my life, I would dream that a Prince Charming would come and rescue me from my negligent mom and revolving door of mediocre to purely evil stepfathers. But we all know fairy tales don't come true. Or do they? To make a long story short, let's go to...
    deleted deleted
    7 Responses Mar 1, 2014
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