What are your middle names? Michelle(me) & Renee(her)
How long have you been together? It will be 17 years in April!
How long did you know each other before you started dating? 2 1/2 years
Who asked whom out? she handed me a note between classes asking me if I wanted to take our friendship to the next level followed by two boxes marked "yes" and "no". I marked yes.
How old are each of you? 34(me) & 33(her)
Whose siblings do you see the most? mine
Which situation is the hardest on you as a couple? that's easy - financial stuff causes us the most conflicts
Did you go to the same school? yes, same junior high and high school although we didn't meet until high school
Are you from the same home town? yes, we lived less than 2 miles from each other
Who is smarter? I am more book smart, she is more "street smart"
Who is the most sensitive? she is
Where do you eat out most as a couple? in bed...oh, um, I mean... probably Old Chicago
Where is the furthest you two have traveled together as a couple? we went to the Bahamas a couple of years ago. it was an all expenses paid trip sponsored by her work. It was the chance of a lifetime.
Who has the craziest exes? neither of us really. since we've been together since high school, we don't really have a lot of exes to choose from.
Who has the worst temper? her. no question.
Who does the cooking? she does it during the week and I take the weekends. it's easier since she's home all day and I don't get home until after 6 most nights.
Who is the neat-freak? neither of us. but the mess bothers me first.
Who is more stubborn? her
Who hogs the bed? I do. I have the bed to myself 5 nights a week, so when she's home at night I guess I don't adjust to sharing very well.
Who wakes up earlier? me, always
Where was your first date? it was a double date for dinner at Don Jose's Mexican restaurant for my birthday. my parents almost didn't let me go because it was during the L.A. riots following the Rodney King beating trial. not to mention that Shell & the other couple are African-American and, well, I'm most definitely not.
Who is more jealous? I think we are equal on this.
How long did it take to get serious? we were serious before she gave me the yes or no note. made it a no-brainer
Who eats more? we're pretty equal on this one too
Who does the laundry? I do the majority of it
Who’s better with the computer? me
Who drives when you are together? always me