On one of their first dates in 2013, artists Nick Horan and Zachary Z. Handler quizzed each other on their favorite quotes from the TV show “The Golden Girls.”
It was a litmus test, of sorts, “because if the other person says, I don't really watch ‘The Golden Girls,’ we're done. I'm out,” Handler, 36, said with a laugh.
Luckily, the Waverly residents shared their fandom — and an understanding that as gay men, the spunky elderly women of “The Golden Girls” meant a tremendous amount to them.
“I identified with those women. I just felt a part of that family,” Handler said.
So when it came time to plan their wedding, Handler and Horan turned to the Miami roommates —...