Story Category: Valentine’s Day

Becoming More Than “Just Friends”

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This story submitted by Davis and Ashleigh Morgan. My wife and I met in the fall of 2007 at Southern Miss. Ashleigh was a junior and I was a freshmen. The first time we met was at a back-to- school ice cream social that was put on by Reformed University Fellowship, one of the Christian campus ministries. We […]

Meeting Rose For The First Time

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This story submitted by David and Rose Oliver. I will never forget when I met the love of my life on the first day of class our freshmen year. I was preparing for class at Robert Hall when one of my buddies stepped in the room. We had a quick conversation and I agreed to meet […]

Southern Miss Gave Each Of Us A Gift

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This story submitted by Gene and Wynde Fitts. Gene and I met in October 1988. We were set up by a sorority sister and his fraternity little brother. They thought we would hit it off and they were right. Since our very first date, we’ve been together, getting married in August 1991. Gene didn’t propose […]

It’s Now Or Never

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This story submitted by Stephen and Katie Bryant Snell. I first saw Stephen my freshman year of college at a Kappa Delta/SAE Halloween Swap. He came in dressed in a toga. When I saw him, I turned to my friend and asked who was this hot guy in the toga. “That’s Stephen Snell,” she said. Unfortunately […]

We Are All One Big Eagle Family

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This story submitted by Scott and Andrea Lanehart. We did not know each other before attending USM. He’s from Baton Rouge and I’m from Mandeville. I’m also a year older than him – a fact he never lets me forget! We began dating in March 1998 (15 years ago. Wow!). We met through mutual friends […]

A Proposal On The Football Field

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This story submitted by Paul and Shannon Sims. Shannon and I have been together coming up on eight years – we originally met in 2005. Our actual first meeting date is debated, but we settled on April 15, 2005, as our first official date. We met for the first time at the SAE Fraternity house, […]