David McDermott and Sophie Coles. A couple who were born in the same hospital less than two hours apart and went on to become school sweethearts are getting married – on the anniversary of their first KISS. See NTI story NTILOVE. David McDermott and Sophie Coles, both 26, have already shared almost their entire lives together having grown-up around the corner from each other. The couple are so in sync they even buy each other the same presents for birthdays and Christmases. This coming Saturday (16/5) they are tying the knot close to where they shared their first kiss as teenagers near Leicester.