1999-2000: met in high school and became friends
2006: met each other again when I was back in the States to write my thesis
08/27/2006: an amazing night that started an amazing relationship
07/06/2007: got married- it is wonderful to be married. I have a very amazing husband who helps me get through all that is going on.
11/13/2008: Visa granted after friendly and short interview at the U.S. general consulate in Frankfurt, Germany.
11/15/2008: Visa delivered to my home address in Germany.