It’s been two years since our story about Rami and Marinka, the Dutch-Lebanese couple who fell in love over MSN Messenger during the Lebanon-Israel war. Not once, but twice, chance brought them together online, sparking an epic modern love story. Since we last spoke, a lot has changed for them. In this episode, we check back in to see where their lives are now.

Illustration by Nadine Ghandour

Episode Credits & Notes

Thank you to Rami and Marinka for sharing their story with us.

This episode was produced by Alex Atack, and the original story, Love in 56KB, was produced by Hebah Fisher and Razan Alzayani with sound design by Ramzi Bashour.