Andrew and Charlotte met at Brown University in 2011. A native of Sun Valley, Idaho, Charlotte came to the East Coast looking for a new adventure. What she found was a newly vacant bedroom in a communal dorm. Andrew, a New Yorker and fellow student, would spend most days in the company of friends who lived in the adjacent apartment.
One day, Charlotte was startled to see a strange man in an overcoat burst through the shrubbery onto the shared patio outside her window. Andrew, for his part, was surprised to see a beautiful stranger staring back at him as he knocked on her neighbor's door.
After several similar near meetings, Andrew and Charlotte finally transcended the stare-at-each-other-through-a-