Sharon went to college with a friend of Rob's from high school - even though they met in 1999, they only hung out a few times over the next decade, whenever Rob happened to be in town visiting his friend. It wasn't until December of 2008, when Sharon met up with Rob and a crew of his friends for birthday drinks in Manhattan that something clicked into place. "Something changed," he tells me, "I saw something different in her." Sharon chimes in saying, "We grew up, I guess!" Rob jokes, "Maybe it was the smell of desperation on both of us."
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