Feb. 28, 2013

Month of Love- Unique Love Story

Our last Month Of Love post is a very unique love story. This Justin Alexander bride chose an alternative way to date that resulted in meeting her husband. Gillian Ramsey decided to break away from the usual dating routine and try something new. She planned on going on 30 dates in 30 days.


Friends were recruited to help find dates for her to fill in her calendar. Sometimes Gillian Ramsey would schedule two or three dates for a single night just to give herself a few days off. It wasn't always fun because she ended up having the same conversation over and over “What's your family like? What did you study? Where have you traveled?” And it became exhausting.


After going on 28 dates, Gillian gave herself the night off to have cocktails with her friend. They spotted John Sheahan at the bar and filled him in on Gillian's dating marathon. The next day Gillian and John went on a scavenger hunt sponsored by The Washing Post Magazine. They hit it off and after their first date they saw each other almost every day for the next month.


Even though they had only been dating for a few months, John told Gillian “I've known for a long time that I want to marry you. I don't want to wait for the sake of waiting anymore.”  And a month later he got on one knee and proposed to Gillian

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