Sydney and Sam
How We Met
Sam and I started dating nine years ago when I was 13 and he was 14. I’ve known for years that I wanted to marry Sam and be with him for the rest of my life but I had a few personal things to get out of the way first, with one of those things being college. Sam and I graduated from Salisbury University in May 2016. After college, we started working full time. The plan was to save money and buy a house together in the Spring time of 2017, however we got a little antsy. Sam and I bought our first home together on October 31, 2016. The house we bought needed a lot of work so we spent the next three months remodeling. One of our projects being the mailbox – we needed a new one and I kept giving Sam a hard time because all of the mailboxes we saw had the street number and name, along with the last name of the residence. I kept joking with Sam, “well I guess we can’t get a new mailbox since we don’t have the same last name yet”.
How He Asked
On February 4, 2017 Sam and I were settled into our new remodeled home and hosted a house warming party. I thought that we were simply going to take a minute to thank our family and friends for helping us with the house but to my surprise, Sam had a sign made that read “The Myers” and got down on one knee!
Although a little embarrassed, I was so excited that our family and friends were there to witness the next step in our relationship! Let the wedding planning begin!!
Posted by Sam Myers on Saturday, February 4, 2017