Dating since elementary school
Every couple has been asked the timeless question, “where did you two meet? Some people believe that 90% of people end up marrying their 7-12 grade sweetheart.
This “statistic” suggests that by far the most common response, and a rather simple one: an overwhelming majority of married couples planted their romantic roots for one another in secondary school. In an earlier period of time, when a greater percentage of people tended to marry much younger, lived in rural areas and stayed close to their birthplaces.
You can check out this video to watch Iginla work out and hang out with his dog in their ridonkulous offseason house. That is doubtlessly what Charlene Valenti is telling her hubby these days.
The formidable New York Yankees were just officially eliminated from playoff contention, but hey—at least that means Vernon Wells has plenty of time for family time this offseason, right? He and Charlene got married in 2001, just a couple of years into his major league career and long after they first met in Arlington, Texas.
Recently I was driving my 14-year-old son and his friends to soccer practice.
In the backseat they were chattering away, and in the front seat, I was the proverbial fly on the wall. “Yeah, they have been hooking up for a while.” Dating? I wondered how they could be talking about these things when they couldn’t even drive a car or pay for the movies.
For all intents and purposes, then, Jarome Iginla should fit in just fine.Not only is Iginla a sure-fire Hall of Famer and a 500-plus goal scorer, but he, like many of his new teammates, is married.Iginla tied the knot with high school sweetheart Kara in 2003, which was about time, considering they had been dating since eighth grade. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. We recently asked Huff Post readers who married their high school sweethearts to share their stories, and were stunned by just how many submissions we received.