Spoiler alert: This post reveals key plot points of Netflix’s Love Is Blind.
By the end of our first date, my now-husband and I both knew we’d met the person we wanted to spend the rest of our lives with.
We had only met the week before, and not in person: the first part of our relationship happened over the phone. Those initial conversations went way beyond the usual “what’s your favourite movie?” or “what kind of food do you like?” We tackled big issues from the get-go: where we wanted to live, how many kids we each wanted, and our general expectations of a partner. That immediate honesty opened the door to a deep emotional connection, allowing us to share our deepest secrets, our hopes for the future, and our biggest fears. By three weeks in, we had already said the “L” word.
So the premise of the Netflix series Love Is Blind didn’t seem…