Now the pair are planning a winter wedding near their respective homes in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire.
Tom, 36, a carpet fitter who has a ”face that makes children cry”, said: ”I’ve been a joke to women for years because of the way I look.
No matter who you are or what you're into, it's becoming a tad easier to find a compatible romantic partner, at least online.
With websites such as Farmers Only, Gluten-Free Singles, Furry Mate and more, there seems to be a dating website for just about everyone.
With more than 38 percent of single American adults looking for their match via an online dating site of some sort, it's hard not to see that the dating market is merging with the tech market in stride.
No todo el mundo tiene el don de la belleza y no por eso hay que renunciar a la amistad y al amor.
The happy couple hold hands and smile tenderly at each other.
Michael Holden and Jenny Carlaw have been going out for almost two months.
Jenny describes their meeting as being like a fairytale.
Though theirs is not a fairytale in the Sleeping Beauty and Prince Charming sense; or even in the Beauty and the Beast sense.