Derick & Jill Duggar Dillard: Inside Their Whirlwind Romance

One year after starting a courtship, the couple prepares to welcome their first child! Look back at their fast lane to love


After five months of courting, Dillard pops the question in April 2014, surprising Duggar after a lunch in Bentonville, Arkansas. Per their set rules, this means they can now hold hands – saving their first kiss for their wedding. "I feel like I'm dreaming," Dillard tells PEOPLE of the big day, adding, "It was great to grab her hand for the first time."