Met Online - 10/2005
IM'ed for a couple of months - got to know her character and personality, she is kind and tender hearted
Exchanged pictures - 01/2006 Wow! Beautiful!
Went to see Hoa 1st time in HCMC - 4/2006 - 5 days
R&R in Nha Trang
After returning back to states, damn! I really , I mean I REALLY missed her...was this love?
Emailed and Im'd for 6 more months
Went to see her 2nd time in HCMC - 10/2006 - 6 days
You know the feeling you have when you see your vietnamese fiancee...her soft smile and graceful beauty...man, that is happiness...:)
I am in love!
Proposed to Hoa in Mui Ne
Emailed, phoned and Im'd for 5 months, worked my butt off to save for engagement ceremony...but worth it!
Went to see her 3rd time in HCMC - 03/2007 - 6 days
Le Dinh Hon ceremony and R&R in Mui Ne again
WooHoo! filed I-129F - 05/2007
I have high confidence that we are in love, and she is honest and fully committed...
we email every day, y-chat on weekends and phone twice a week with 3 hour conversations..
Went back to HCMC - 10/2007 - 5 days (7 months is too long)
I missed her, focused on getting an English teacher, spent more time with her family...
Getting close to the end of the year 2007 - hope to get interview in the next few months, hopefully before March 2008
WooHoo! Interview scheduled for 01/28/08! God willing, she will be with me by February 2008.
Had interview, received blue slip, they needed info on ex-spouse, proof of ex-spouse current address and more information on how we first met, also how we communicate, because the CO said my fiancee had limited English...
02/04/08 - Submitted all requested documentation and now we are w...a...i...t...i...n...g..... I hope just a few weeks is all we have to wait...
03/27/08 - Finally got pink slip! Yay! Hoping for quick visa, then flight to USA
03/31/08 - Picked up Visa :)
04/05/08 - My honey arrives at POE San Francisco
05/18/08 - Married, thanks to all help in VJ