Kari Goetz and Crawford Long

Recorded January 21, 2022 Archived January 21, 2022 37:35 minutes
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Id: mby021395

Description

Spouses, Kari Goetz (46) and Crawford Long (47), share a conversation about how they first met as teenagers, about being pen-pals, and about meeting again twenty years later and eventually getting married.

Subject Log / Time Code

KG and CL talk about how they first met in the early 1990s at a conference in North Carolina.
KG and CL talk about their experience of the conference and how they first became aware of one another. They also talk about CL playing guitar, KG singing along, and the picture that was taken of that moment.
KG and CL talk about how they began writing to each other after that conference.
CL remembers going to New Zealand in between high school and college. CL and KG talk about the care packages CL would send from New Zealand.
CL and KG talk about keeping in touch during college and beginning to send emails to each other.
CL talks about moving back to South Carolina, and KG talks about moving to Los Angeles.
KG and CL talk about New Year’s Eve 2012 and about meeting up that year.
KG and CL remember KG proposing to CL, getting married, and having their child.
KG and CL talk about going through the COVID-19 pandemic together.

Participants

  • Kari Goetz
  • Crawford Long

Recording Locations

Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation