Kellie Patrick Gates, For The Inquirer

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50th class reunion sparks another opportunity for love

Before that lunch, they were friends. Afterward, they told their family and friends they were dating.

Al and Vita Lamperti: How her red hair, his failed chemistry class led to love

“There were no firecrackers. It was not love at first sight,” said Vita. “But it was like I had known him all my life.”

Ben and Cindy Singer: For this couple of 30 years, loss, grief, and a return to joy

Thirty years in, Ben “is still adorable to me, and he is the kindest person I know,” Cindy said. “I would marry him all over again.”

Cecelia and David Harrison-Long: Was it static electricity, or did ‘something happen’?

At her corner, they exchanged it-was-nice-to-meet-yous. Then came the goodbye hug that changed everything for Cecelia.

Louis and Megan Cappelli, always on the same page, the same team

The couple is cautiously optimistic that on Nov. 13, 2021, they will be back at Resurrection of Our Lord for a celebration of their marriage.

Celebrating a long, happy life together

“Charles came over that evening, and he asked me to marry him,” she said. “I think he felt sorry for me!”

Giving a shot to a youthful, summer spark

They had always been a little sweet on each other. One summer when Dawn was in her late teens and Skip in his early 20s they held hands and kissed. They didn’t talk about what it meant.

A circle of love and hope

Both work long hours, and so on most nights, they relished any time they had to just be together.

Randi and Stephen Freedman craft a life together

They talked about their children, their values, and their similar upbringings in working-class families.

Elizabeth and Neil Saunders finally achieve the life they always wanted

Now both 45, the couple still consider a trip to the mall a fine outing.