It’s a strange concept. But one that comes up frequently in literature. Man and woman meet for the first time and they are destined to fall in love, instantly hopeless and head-over-heels for one another. When I decided to put a love-at-first-sight moment in my own novel, I went back to some of my favorite books to see how other exceptional writers dealt with the subject. I wanted to understand how to make the sparks fly between my own characters Walt and Vera.