This may be hard to believe, but it’s been over ten years since Lea Michele and the late Cory Monteith first sparked relationship rumors. Now, even though the songstress is expecting her first child with husband Zandy Reich, fans still look back at the brunette beauty’s longterm relationship with her former Glee costar.

For those who don’t know, the stars became #CoupleGoals back in 2012 after being total BFFs for two years prior. Although they kept their relationship semi-private at the time, the pair couldn’t help but gush about each other in interviews and pack on some major PDA during red carpet appearances. In order to celebrate the former couple’s beautiful love story, we decided take a walk down memory lane and break down Cory and Lea’s storybook romance from start to finish. From the moment they first met to their first public appearance and everything in between, scroll through our gallery for a complete timeline of Cory Monteith and Lea Michele’s adorable relationship. 

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