Allan Bell and Ruth Gitomer connected over a Nat King Cole song and often attended parties where bands Allan represented as a musical agent played.
Mark and Cathy Hanna from Kansas City met on an airplane when he was returning from a tour of duty in Afghanistan. He decided she was worth rescheduling his flight for.
Richard Buchli took off his shoes and prepared to enjoy the sock hop. He noticed a bunch of boys queued up to dance with one girl and wandered over to join the line. When it was his turn, he took the girl into his arms, and she said, My name is Dorothy Scollick.
In fall of 1990, Teresa Freeman, 19, and Adrian Barnhill, 20, both went through training to become resident advisers at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. During their college years they were occasionally thrown together, and the two became friends.