To get the obvious out of the way, insta love is the classic love at first sight. Here's how it goes*:
The shy and quiet (but totally gorgeous and genius) girl is minding her own business, probably surrounded by a crowd of people dying to be her BFF 'cause she is like WOAH. Then, the dark and brooding guy that never talks to anyone but instead spends his days exuding bad boy hotness will glance up and they'll lock eyes.
CUE THE VIOLINS.
WHERE'S THAT REPORTER?
LOVE OMG LOVE LOVE LOVE IS IN THE MAKING.
Then suddenly, the bay boy's icy exterior starts to melt away. Underneath, he is sensitive, protective and warm like a marshmallow. (Only to said girl though. Never try to cross this moody teenager - he will hack you into tiny pieces if you go near his girl.)
Now, sometimes (probably the first few times) you were like this:
And if you're anything like me, now you're likely more like this:
But you know what? Sometimes, that connection a couple makes is real and honest. It's adorable when you read about it and everyone is rooting for them. Sometimes it starts off as insta love, sometimes it doesn't. Either way, at the end of the day, I'm more like this:
And it's worth it.
*That was, of course, as stereotypical as possible. Not all insta love happens like that (although a lot ACTUALLY DO)
How do you feel about insta love? I want to know!