Lydia Velez Gonzalez and Milton Johnson are the one profitable couple to return out of Love Is Blind’s fifth season, however they’re not at the moment residing collectively.
Milton just lately took a brand new job in Lengthy Seaside, California, whereas Lydia continues to reside in Houston, Texas. “Proper now we’re actually targeted on our careers,” Lydia advised Leisure Weekly in an interview printed on Monday, October 16, noting that she additionally began a brand new job a few month in the past.
Milton, in the meantime, has been in his job for a 12 months, however he was simply “relocated” to Lengthy Seaside. “We are attempting to get used to this new schedule, and he’s additionally doing his MBA,” Lydia defined. “He likes to go to high school, apparently, that is his second masters. We’re simply making an attempt to essentially thrive in our careers.”
Lydia mentioned that she and Milton have been doing their greatest to make a long-distance romance work, however it’s been a problem.
“We simply miss one another a lot, so each second that we have now collectively, we attempt to actually cherish it and attempt to be there as a lot as we are able to for one another once we are literally in the identical place,” she defined. “The problem is simply touring in airports. I hate airports a lot, however in addition to that, it’s been wonderful.”
Lydia and Milton bought married through the Love Is Blind season finale, which premiered Friday, October 13. “I feel [what] it actually simply comes right down to is our values have been the identical,” Milton solely advised Us Weekly forward of the season premiere. “We had the identical morals, we needed the identical issues out of life. From day one, it simply type of felt like a success, simply felt like a match. So, we simply needed to essentially pursue that and see the place it may take us.”
The duo initially related contained in the pods due to their comparable careers. Lydia is a geologist, whereas Milton works as an engineer within the oil and vitality trade and thus usually works with rocks.
“I feel the factor that I appreciated most about Lydia is [that] we’re so comparable in a variety of alternative ways in the case of what trade we work in and we’re each born on islands, however in the case of our emotional intelligence and being susceptible, we’re on the exact opposite finish of the spectrum,” Milton advised Us. “And that’s one thing I actually worth as a result of there’s part of me that understands like, ‘Hey, possibly that is irregular. Possibly I’m a bit of bit too emotionally reserved.’”
Love Is Blind’s fifth season is now streaming on Netflix.