Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

PANDEMIC LOVE

Kimball County Man & Argentinian Woman Meet On Facebook, Get Married Online

While a world-wide pandemic raged in 2020, towns, cities and countries were shut down and borders were closed. Yet a simple comment on a Facebook photography group from a young woman in Argentina – "I'm bored" – would eventually lead to a connection across continents, an online marriage and her eventual relocation from Argentina to a rural Nebraska community.

It was July 2020 and Argentina was experiencing its longest pandemic shutdown, 10 months. At 1 in the morning, Daiana Congett was simply "bored" and looking for "someone who was awake and that I could talk to."

A member of the same Facebo...

 
 
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