"I want to move into a home. I want to paint the walls. I want to have a laugh. I want to get paint on each other. I want to have kids. I want it now."
24-year-old Eddie might be clear on what he hopes to come of a date, but there's one thing holding him back. His autism means he suffers extreme anxiety around new people, and despite having met girls in the past, romance has failed to flourish.
Fortunately, his 25-year-old date, Cassie, who has a learning disability, was the picture of patience as Eddie grappled with his nerves. And after a quick trip to the loo to get his head straight, he was back with a joke that Cassie couldn't fail to be won over by.
"Two people came into mischief. The police came. One was called fireworks and the other one was called battery. One was let off and the other was charged."
The pair held hands around the Aquarium, and agreed to meet at the zoo for date number two...