Although it's easy to see that Lively and Reynolds are oh-so-perfect for each other, it actually wasn't love at first sight for the couple. "About a year after had come and gone and we were both single we went on a double date—she was on a date with another guy and I was on a date with another girl—and it was like the most awkward date for the respective parties because we were just like fireworks coming across," Reynolds said in a 2016 interview with .Double dates are awkward enough without your date ogling the person on the other side of the table, but that's exactly what happened to the poor, unfortunate souls who happened to be paired up with the future Mr. Not only did they have a foursome with their former-baes, but Lively also attempted to play matchmaker for Reynolds.Yes, we know, it makes her wedding location even more wacky, but people were more up in arms because the former plantation was historically involved in slavery and even boasts "eight original slave cabins." This all came back to bite the couple in the butt when Reynolds gave a shout out to the 2018 movie in a tweet that read, "BELIEVE. He was swarmed with a series of replies from the Twitterverse, with users quick to point out how odd it was for him to support the film while choosing a plantation as the backdrop for his wedding.
Lively and Reynolds maintain a strong presence on both Twitter and Instagram.
From communicating through odd, emoji tweets to posting Photoshopped pictures with captions about denim condoms, it's clear the two have no problem sharing their inside jokes with the world.
At the risk of causing a universal meltdown by pointing out the peculiarities of an otherwise flawless couple, here are some odd things about Blake Lively and Ryan Reynold's marriage.
Between filming back-to-back blockbusters and attending movie premieres all over the world, it can be difficult to find time to squeeze in a date, which is probably why co-stars often end up dating one another. They met on the set of in 2010 and bonded as "buddies" before things got hot and heavy.
If you could look up couple goals in the dictionary, there would more than likely be a picture of Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds staring up at you with their mega-watt smiles.