Medill freshman Drake Wilson chose a terrible day for a first date hike. Communications freshman Nat Hoopes and his girlfriend played romantic partners in their eighth grade play, but it took until junior year of high school for them to get together. When an anonymous storyteller and his girlfriend decided to have sex, it took three mortifying days and one very weird night. Last but certainly not least, Communication juniors Helena Scholz-Carlson and Allison Lewis Towbes started a real-life romance out of acting out a very famous romance onstage. In their own words, here are their stories.
[I] can’t help falling in love with these Wildcats’ strange relationship stories