Partially justified in that being a werewolf isn't a "curse" in this universe.
These brave men and women are like family, literally and figuratively, and together they put their own lives in jeopardy as first responders to save the lives of others.
When they remeet and manage to not recognize each other, they end up falling in love with each other all over again.
Then she'll snap out of it and go ultra- before abruptly switching back to pummeling the poor guy.
However, neither was interested in him back, which understandly along with his becoming more socially isolated in general the gap between the shows made him uninterested in trying again.
They only ever had eyes for each other.