Alexandra and Tiago have been in a relationship for over a year and a half now. Prior to COVID they had been dating for 6 months, after meeting through mutual friends. They became really good friends and then after hanging out for a bit decided to date. Alexandra described it as a ‘slow burn’. COVID slowed down their lives, just like everyone else’s, and made them reflect about their relationship and helped them learn more about each other as people and made them work together in a relationship. COVID slowed down their lives and made them focus on each other and their relationship for the better.
Inspired by the New York Times’ series of the same name, FLUX Tiny Love Stories is small glimpse into romance during a pandemic.