2005's Biggest Romances

What a difference a year makes! Instant families, surprising splits: See the relationships that took unexpected twists


Richie and Adam Goldstein had been dating 22 months, but it was only 10 months into their engagement that they ended it in December. Just a month before, she had told PEOPLE, "I'm looking forward to marriage," and called her spinning sweetie "sexy and funny and extremely talented." For him, she was his "best friend."