Even professional golfers get ghosted.
Patrick Reed’s first interplay together with his spouse, Justine Karain, solely occurred as a result of her sister, Kris, by no means answered his textual content after a primary date.
“I used to be a freshman on the College of Georgia, and her youthful sister, Kris, was at LSU. Kris came around, and we went on one date, and I texted her to substantiate she’d made it again residence protected. No response,” Reed stated in an interview with Golf Digest, during which he additionally addressed his critics and public picture.
“So I reached out to Justine on Fb, who confirmed her sister was again and bought frank with me about why it was most likely not going to work out,” Reed stated. “So I begin speaking with Justine, who I found is that this extremely pushed one that was pursuing twin levels whereas working to turn out to be a nurse. We stored speaking as a few years glided by; then we began relationship. Finest choice of my life.”
Reed informed the outlet that he left residence at age 21 to be with Justine, who beforehand labored as his caddy in his first two years on the PGA Tour. They went on to marry in December 2012, when Reed was 22 years previous. He described the early days of their relationship as “tough,” and famous that Justine has sacrificed so much for his profession.
“We had been highway warriors, driving Justine’s Lexus IS 250 sedan, chasing Monday qualifiers across the nation similar to they did within the previous days. I had further golf equipment and garments. She had a full bag of make-up, full bag of hair merchandise, 50 pairs of sneakers … fairly hilarious, simply making an attempt to tilt down the seat to catch some sleep as she’s driving by means of the evening in order that I may make a tee time,” Reed recalled.
“Along with her caddying, we went six-for-eight in PGA Tour Mondays that 12 months. For her to place her goals apart to assist me, I’ll always remember that. Sometime I hope to be half the particular person she is.”
Now it is a Reed story golf followers have embraced — in contrast to his previous ones involving guidelines controversies.