[size=1.2em]Though Ian was unable to communicate, she continued to date him.
[size=1.2em]‘I knew where he was so after he couldn’t talk, that helped me so much. I knew that he loved me,’ she says. ‘Looking back, it’s weird because he couldn’t talk and he couldn’t eat, so we probably looked like complete weirdos when we went on dates. But we had a blast and I just talked to him all the time.’
True love: 'I still don¿t think that Ian would have ever left me if the role had been reversed. And walking away from my best friend was never truly an option,' says Larissa