Kerry McLean: The first time I spotted my husband across a crowded dancefloor and his eyes met mine, it was like an electric shock jumped between us
I've always been a little sceptical of love at first sight. Passion, ardour, chemistry, absolutely but real, true love springing unbidden when your eyeballs happen to rest on each other? I've never really thought it possible. In the far and distant past when I was a young slip of a thing, I once locked eyes across a crowded dancefloor with a handsome stranger with giraffe-like proportions. We didn't manage to speak to each other that night but years later found ourselves, by chance, working in the same office, became friends and many years later, to quote Jane Eyre, 'Reader, I married him'.