She spent most of her life waiting for her knight on a white horse – then he galloped into her life, swept her off her feet and got her to agree to marry him, all in the space of seven months.
And it’s clear former model and Egoli actress Christina Storm (38) is over the moon.
She isn’t wearing the diamond band with which businessman Paul Nel (41) popped the question two months ago. In its place is something far more permanent: a delicate tattoo of CP, their combined initials. He has the same tattoo on his ring finger as a symbol this promise is for ever.
“I want to be with her all the time,” a lovestruck Paul says. He owns a panelbeating business and restaurant, and sometimes also steps in as technical director of TV programmes. “Actually I’m someone who likes to be alone but Christina has shown me I like having someone close to me.”
Read more of Alet van Zyl’s interview with Christina and Paul in YOU 1 November 2012.