Amy and John Roberson grew up in the same small community of Woodland, Washington, on farms about 2 miles apart. They attended the same school grades K-12, yet it took a world war to bring the couple together.
That’s not to say Amy went unnoticed by John.
“I had my eye on her,” he said. “She was very attractive.”
In their Greenacres home, Amy shushed him.
“Now, now,” she said, smiling.
But neither of them can recall a single conversation between them until they met again in 1945 in Washington, D.C., where both were serving in the Navy. More here.