Back To The Town
After seeking love outside she came back to her hometown St. Petersburg by the time she reached her 32. Willing to settle down and failed to find any even close to the perfect man she resorted to an online dating site. Her efforts bore the fruit when her profile got noticed by another St. Petersburg local named Justin Pounders.
Losing Her Forever
Pounders too had a heartbreaking love life. He lost his fiancee Adrianne Roberts to death in 2012 when she got murdered callously. She was coming back to her home after having a farewell drink and got attacked by the murderer. They were about to move in together the day before the tragedy struck. After few years of that incident, he returned to St. Petersburg.
Forgetting The Past
It took Pounders couple of years to come over her dead fiancee. And when he got past it, he felt the need to have a settled life. He once again stepped into St. Petersburg in hope of finding love. In order to find someone for himself, he started surfing dating sites. One day while going through the profiles he came across the profile of Giberson and felt immediately attracted to her.
It All Started With A Photo
In November 2015, Pounder while interacting with the PEOPLE talked about his reaction when he came across her photo. He said “I saw her photo and for whatever reason was instantly drawn to her. She just had this great energy, you could tell. I can’t explain it, but I knew I had to get to know this girl.” He took the required next step without delaying further and contacted her, they decided to see each other on a date.
An Unknown Bond
They met each other in person on December 3, 2014, and felt strongly attracted to each other. The feelings they had for each other was so visibly intense that their waiter inked that date on their dessert plate. She explained to PEOPLE “When we met up and we hugged, it was like I had known him my whole life.”
An Indescribable Comfort
Giberson revealed to the Cosmopolitan “Not even halfway through dinner I found myself shivering because I was so excited. I remember telling myself, ‘I’m going to be having dinner with this man for the rest of my life.’” In no time they developed a strong bond with each other and started meeting.