When you're a kid in high school, being cool is all that matters. Everyone aspires to be noticed, to date the head cheerleader, or to one day wind up marrying the prom king.
As we get older, however, our perspectives change. We begin to value substance over flash and integrity as opposed to popularity.
So in order to gain a new perspective, have a look below as people who married the popular kid in high school share how they actually turned out.