He did not. They were a special couple until the spring of 2016. In 2017, he sold most of his belongings and began renting AirBnB across the country in cities including Chicago and Los Angeles for a 30-day burst.
“We wanted to have an adventure, and an adventure to constantly get to know each other in a different capacity,” she said. The adventure, during which the two worked remotely, lasted two years.
When they returned to New York in April 2019 and found a new apartment in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Mr. Kosoff was ready to propose, and was fairly certain that Ms. Glantz was ready to accept. But he had doubts. “For a while I was worried that she would never want to get married,” he said.
Mr. Kosoff thought she could always try to be a bride, never a bride. On July 19, 2019, he put those doubts aside. While taking a walk on the beach to visit his family in Boca Raton, he climbed on one knee and proposed. “I was very shocked and overwhelmed,” she said. She too was happy to say yes.
On March 19, Ms. Glantz and Mr. Kosoff moved out of their first date site to the Irving farm. A universal minister of life was Mr. Kosoff’s brother Eric; Two friends attended as witnesses. In the end, instead of leaving the bride contributors’ suggestions in the folder, she revived something for the ceremony.
“They helped me pick sequins as part of the wedding dress, they helped me get orchids for flowers, and more,” she said. She is still gathering ideas for a large, post-pandemic event in 2022.