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Real Couple: Angela & Keith

Location: Winthrop, MA

Their Digs: 1,300 sq. ft., 4 bedrooms, 1 bath

Ages: She's 26, he's 27

How They Met: When they were four, Angela and Keith went to playgroup together. Soon after, Keith and his family moved to a nearby city, and they didn’t see each other again until their senior year of high school. Keith was looking for a date to a dance, and his aunt worked with Angela's mother. Keith's aunt set them up and they've been together since.

Together: Almost 10 years

Married: October 19, 2008

Careers: Angela is a speech-language pathologist at an outpatient hospital. Keith is the chief legal counsel for the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Baby Clock: Sometime in the next few years.

Biggest Compromise: “We've been together so long we already know how to plan in order to compromise.”

Guilty Pleasures: Watching horror movies and cuddling at night while watching the Food Network.

Interests and Hobbies: Keith collects records, tapes, and CDs. Angela likes baking, cooking, and reading. Both like watching movies together and trying new restaurants.

Secret No One Knows: "We’ve eaten breakfast together every day since we got married."

Biggest Pet Peeve: Angela: "I like things to be really neat and clean, but thinks Keith can be a bit too messy sometimes."; Keith: "I believe Angela has OCD."

Splurge: They don't usually splurge, but are planning a trip to Disney for their one-year anniversary.

In 10 Years: “We will still be happy together and hopefully have children."

-- Jocelyn Bresnick

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