Leslie & Gary: A City Hall Wedding in San Francisco, CA

At first, Leslie was intimidated by the flirtatious guy, Gary, who ran training sessions at her company. She eventually agreed to have coffee with him, which led to lunch and, in time, a first date. Gary really sealed the deal when they shared their first kiss. I almost fell over; it was so amazing, says Leslie. Eventually, the couple started talking about marriage. While walking around downtown La Jolla, Gary urged Leslie to try on some rings as they passed by a jewelry store. Just a few weeks later, Gary bought her one of those rings and the couple was officially engaged. The Bride Leslie Marovich, 26, genetic research associate The Groom Gary Nunn, 42, field applications scientist Since Gary's family is from England and Leslie's from Arizona, the couple knew it'd be difficult to plan a wedding that would be convenient for both sides. So they decided to pick a place with a beautiful city hall. They chose San Francisco for their courthouse ceremony followed by a few relaxing days of sightseeing.