I remember just watching them in awe of how happy my grandparents were together. I remember thinking that when I fell in love and got married, I wanted a relationship like they had.
I got engaged to Gia about 4 years ago. Right after that we both visited my parents in New Jersey to tell them the good news. We were already starting to plan the wedding and were totally excited by it. Then all of our plans were abruptly halted. My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. As you can imagine, I no longer felt excited about my wedding, my ceremony or having any sort of celebration. My mom was sick and all I wanted was for her to get better. It was rough. At the same time, Gi[...]