“So how did you two meet?”
Be prepared to get that question a thousand times once you’re engaged. Everyone will want to know how you got the shiny ring on your finger—from distant relatives you haven’t talked to in years, to wedding vendors, and the stranger standing behind you in line at the grocery store.
Mr. Puffer prefers that I tell our story. He says I do a better job of it, but I think he’s just as tired of telling it as I am. And I’ve told our story so many times, I can do it in seven words: “We met online and hit it off.” That’s truncation at its best.
Here’s the (mostly) full story: