First impressions have always fascinated me, especially in the case of your first impression of your SO. It's the only chance you'll ever have to see someone who will eventually become close to you as a STRANGER. How weird.
I love hearing what stood out to people about their significant others before they really got to know them. I mean, I don't necessarily believe in "love at first sight," but I do believe in "like at first sight" that can eventually develop into love. It's the whole concept of immediately liking someone before you really get the chance to love them that really gets me.
So, needless to say, this thread on Reddit really piqued my interest.
Last night, user rosetylersouffle posed this question on r/AskMen:
I read this question, and IMMEDIATELY, my heart fluttered. This is the kind of mushy stuff I freaking LOVE. Seriously, first-meeting stories are one of my favorite things in the world.
This Reddit thread was filled with gems. There was always something these guys could pinpoint that made them fall in ~loooooove~ (or, as I see it, ~liiiiike~) with their significant others right there on the spot.
So, without further ado, here are eight men's first impressions of their significant others that made my heart melt: