Huong Ngo

By Huong Ngo

LifeBuzz Staff

He Promised To Marry Her In Preschool. 20 Years Later, He Did.

Despite Laura's memories of the two just fooling around, Matt remembers putting in his best efforts to impress Laura at an early age.

“Lion King was what all the kids were into back then so we would spend most of our time reciting lines from the movie on the playground,” Matt told HuffPost.

Despite Laura's memories of the two just fooling around, Matt remembers putting in his best efforts to impress Laura at an early age.

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One time, he tried to attract Laura's attention by breaking open a piñata.

“I remember trying to impress her during a Cinco De Mayo celebration at the preschool where we were trying to break open a piñata. Fortunately, I was the kid who managed to do it and I assume it got her attention.”

One time, he tried to attract Laura's attention by breaking open a piñata.

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Unfortunately, their childhood together was short-lived.

After preschool, Matt and Laura wound up attending different elementary schools. Because they were so young, they eventually lost touch with each other.

Unfortunately, their childhood together was short-lived.

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They rekindled their friendship years later during their first year of high school.

Coincidentally, Laura spotted Matt's name in a mutual friend's cellphone. The friend wanted to play matchmaker with the two, but Laura wasn't sure of the idea at first.

They rekindled their friendship years later during their first year of high school.

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Although the two hit it off in preschool, Laura was skeptical about how their relationship would be after all these years.

“I was hesitant to go out with him,” she said. “But he texted me and we hit it off."

Although the two hit it off in preschool, Laura was skeptical about how their relationship would be after all these years.

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