Unakem and Mukaila

How We Met: There’s one simple fact that everyone should know. That is that I attend many weddings lol! I don’t fancy the term “wedding crasher” because I don’t believe the shoe fits. I’m always invited by someone who was invited by the couple! One of these occurrences in particular happened to be my lucky night!

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My aunt invited me to attend this one in particular because a girl from the mosque was getting married. So, I told her I’d go. This was way back in October 2012. On the day of that wedding I really was not in the mood to get dressed up and be social at all. I planned on enjoying the night at home relaxing.

While messaging my friends I soon realized some of my girlfriends were going and they told me I should just come out. So I did. Being lazy lol, I ended up wearing some dress pants, a regular black tee, a blazer, and some cute accessories. I NEVER wear pants to a wedding! I went to the wedding, enjoyed the atmosphere and company, and went home.

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The end…..until the next day when I received a new Facebook friend request. It was Mukaila. He saw and inquired about me at the wedding but he never approached me….and hence, I never saw him. Somehow he found out who I was and sent the request. We exchanged a few messages and that was it.

Fast forward exactly a year later (October 2013) and I get a message from Mukaila just asking how I’d been and from there the conversations were ENDLESS!! We finally got a chance to go on our first date in November when he flew into town for the holidays. Everything grooved really well between us, I was surprised lol. We’ve created so many memories and adventures together and I am excited to where God takes us!

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