When you love to fly, the anticipation of upcoming adventures might put you in quite a romantic mood while getting on a plane. (Didn’t the Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich meet his wife in the air? Yes he did, indeed – he was flying business, she was a stewardess!) Is love really in the air? Having landed in Copenhagen the other day, I asked what someone who is in the midst of it – a BA pilot – really thinks about the concept of falling in love when you are up in the air.
Me: Do you believe in love?
Pilot: I do indeed!
Me: From the first sight? 😉
Pilot: It’s LUST, when on the first sight. 🙂
Me: Have you met your wife in the air?
Pilot: Not really. We met at a New Year’s Eve party. She was a Cleopatra and I was in a blue taffeta suit…
I know, you must have been expecting a super romantic story about a couple that met up in the air and live happy ever after?! Me, too! Is it really that down-to-earth? Jeff Bercovici of Forbes certainly believes so. Here is his snapshot of the dating market – good read:
How have you met your love? Vote below and share your story in a comment! <3