'Love at last sight' is not a phrase we hear often, but it's one Milton Shales says has been banging around his head for months. He has come forward recently to talk of the utterly heartrending affection he has felt for his wife ever since he stopped having to spend time with her.
He says he began to suspect his feelings for her when he first slept with one of her friends - discovering he regretted it the moment he finished - and every time he cheated on her since he became more and more certain there were real feelings there. It was only the moment after she left, however, watching the empty road ahead of him, that Shales realized she was the one.
'Now she's never around, our relationship's perfect' he explained, a tear swelling in his eye, 'I just know she was the woman I was supposed to spend my life wishing I wasn't with'