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Madeline & Christopher

M: We actually went to the same high school. We were in a class together, but I didn’t remember him. If I had, then we would have been high school sweethearts. Our sisters introduced us after graduation.

13 Real Couples Who Got Married for Valentine’s Day

Photography by Roy Beeson

Love was in the air at the City Clerk’s Office in Manhattan on Friday, as it is on most days. Except this particular day was extra special, as it was the last day couples could legally tie the knot in time for Valentine’s Day. Proving that love is a force even Mother Nature has trouble stopping, the courthouse was filled with people who braved the frigid temps to make their unions official. We chatted with a few of the lovebirds, who shared with us how they met, what they’re wearing, and what they see for their futures.

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