To celebrate Valentine’s Day, La Jolla Light asked seven La Jolla couples — some you may recognize, some you may not — for the scoop on how they met. Prepare to be as surprised and charmed as we were by the stories about who approached whom, what they saw in each other and how they still manage to keep seeing it.
If this doesn’t make you want to re-watch “When Harry Met Sally,” nothing will.
Mary and Walter Munk
When Walter Munk is asked how he first met the former Mary Coakley, chair of Friends of La Jolla Shores, he says it was by working on the waves at La Jolla Shores in the 1940s. “That’s how we met in...