He was a college crush. After class we all went to get coffee. He was already seated with some friends and when I approached, I asked if I could join them. Just as smooth as silk, he said, “We’re pretty particular who sits with us.” I thought, what a jerk! I sat down anyway, and the rest is history.
Postscript: After 41 years of marriage, we have many blessings to be grateful for. He is still pretty particular about who sits with him.