A Childhood Love Story: How I Met My Partner & Why We Stayed Together.

"Cause we were just kids when we fell in love, Not knowing what it was, I will not give you up this time." — Ed Sheeran

Santa Barbara, California (Dec., 2019)

My partner, Leo, and I have known each other for over half our lives now. We met when we were in the fifth grade. We had a crush on each other even then. Till this day our relationship still feels surreal after three years of…