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Funnily enough, him and his friend were sitting in the booth right behind us!
""While we were waiting for him to show up, my friend literally pointed him out to me, not knowing it was him and I remember thinking this guy's cute," she adds.
While they didn't end up meeting in person, they continued talking; four months later, Shiraz told her he liked her and that was the beginning of a decade long road to their engagement, one filled with many bumps."My parents were strict, eventually my brother started to get the hint because we were sneaking around so much, just to even talk on the phone.
At the time, I felt so helpless but in retrospect, I wouldn't trade that time in for a different experience.
Farhan's dad had recently passed away and he had really wanted him to marry a Pakistani girl and Rija was 27 at the time, looking to settle down."It was a way for him to honour his late father and it was just like a puzzle that fit; he called his mother in Canada, got her blessings, came over with a family friend in tow and met my parents.
We were married within 6 months."Now, 12 years and a kid later, her family still knows nothing about their whirlwind romance and thinks they just happened to "bump" into each other at a party.
You decide your move and most importantly, your spouse.That "cemented their friendship" and a few months later, they met again at Karachi Literature Festival.By January 2016, the two were engaged, married by August.Though many might balk at the thought of online dating (been there, done that) there are many out there who swear by it.Be it Tinder, MSN, m IRC - yeah, waaay back in the day - or even online marriage portals, here are 5 success stories of couples who, if given the chance, wouldn't change a thing about meeting their partner online. She had been engaged twice before, once to someone she had known in college and once to someone handpicked by her parents."I had gone through those options, it hadn't worked out."So when she joined on a whim as a joke because her friend dared her to, she wasn't expecting to meet her soulmate, especially not the first guy who messaged her and lived over 7,000 miles away in Canada.