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Question for those who have US spouses

Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:13 pm
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I was wondering how you met your US spouse.

I met my husband online in 2000

Yeah I am nosey and no I have nothing better to do

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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:21 pm
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Online shortly after 9-11. The Memsahib visited the UK in May 02 & we took it from there.
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:25 pm
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We first met at Dulles airport. We exhanged email addys and I spent a good few months totally ignoring him. I relented, he came to visit me in Spain and it all went from there.
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:30 pm
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online 1999.
met for real Feb 2000
married Nov 2000
never looked back.
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:42 pm
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Met Online March 1998
Met In Person February 1999
Moved to US June 2000
Married September 2000
First Child Born February 2004
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:43 pm
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Online Mar 2000
Met at Heathrow Sept 2000
Engaged Oct 2000
Married Oct 2001
Moved to England Nov 2001
Moved to US Mar 2003
First child Mar 2004
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:44 pm
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online in 2000, he was that annoying person who keeps asking for IM, I ignored him as long as was humanly possible, told him to bog off but he still kept asking for IM, so I eventually gave in and found out he wernt such a bad fella after all.
Met March 2001
Moved to US May 2002
Married June 2002
.......... just applied for removal of conditions so I must be staying !

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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:50 pm
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Wow! So many met online.

Was it in a chat room?
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:53 pm
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ohh yeahhh ICQ/mIRC chatroom called aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaalwayshorny ....... dont ask how i ended up there heehehee
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 6:58 pm
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Originally posted by BrigieDarling
Wow! So many met online.

Was it in a chat room?
Err, yes. One I actually wrote. None of this IRC/IM malarky
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 7:03 pm
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I guess I should have added...
we met online in june 2000
then met in person in Dec 2000 (in the US)
we met again in Dec 2001 (in the US)
He came to visit me in the UK in Feb 2002 and he proposed in St, Pauls cathedral (we snuck in after hours he planned to propose on the London eye but was in awe at st pauls and decided that was the place)
I moved over and we married in Nov 2002
Our first child was born Dec 2003

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He was on assignment in the UK for his US employer (in fact, he joined the US company for the opportunity to work in London). This was back in 98.

Soon after arriving he met me at work (I worked in the London office and had done so for a couple of years by then) and a relationship developed from there.

To make it absolutely clear to anyone who has done or is considering applying for the I-130 through DCF at the US Embassy in London, my spouse had a UK work permit and no "Indefinite Leave to Remain" stamp at the time he applied for my I-130.

He had already been resident in the UK for over 3 years at the time we began the I-130 process.

You probably want a timeline too-
First met in May or June 1998
Engaged Nov 2000
Married May 2001
Had I-130 interview and big brown packet, Sept 2001
Activated visa in March 2002
Moved to US May 2002

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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 7:04 pm
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I'm the USC...hubby's Canadian

Met online (RP game) Sept. 2000
Met in Calgary Jan. 2001
Engaged in Edmonton October 2001
Married in Virginia May 2003
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 7:09 pm
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Ah yes online in Yahoo Chats UK Football room around 1998.
The atraction was a yank who knew more about football than me...doesnt get any more romantic than that
Several trips back and forth across the pond, several thousands spent on phone bills (and I do mean thousands...remember BT's early international prices per minute?) and we settled down in her home state of Oregon. Married in 2001.
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Old Aug 3rd 2004, 7:10 pm
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Originally posted by jambo_2004
Ah yes online in Yahoo Chats UK Football room
mine was a hockey chat room, silver tongued charmer that I am
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