- The story of an elderly couple celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary has been shared to Facebook group, ImStaying
- According to their daughter, the pair have been together for 60 happy years
- Locals shared in the family's happiness and responded warmly to the post, wishing the couple a lot happier years
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True love is rare. In modern society, relationships tend to be easily lost as not many are willing to fight through the challenges one can be faced with when settling down.
This is why love stories such as this one about an elderly couple are always so heartening.
Cleo Ehlers took to the feel-good Facebook group ImStaying to share the news of her parents, whose marriage has stood the test of time and reached its 60-year mark. Her post read as follows:
"My parents are celebrating 60 years of marriage today, remarkable! 1960. Diamond anniversary."
It was also accompanied by an adorable picture of the two lovebirds, who seem in love as ever. Facebook users loved seeing the adoring post and shared their good wishes for the happy elderly couple.
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Colleen Evans: "Happy anniversary! How cool you both stayed together on this wonderful journey of life... I salute you."
Khanya Nkosazana said: "All the best lovebirds. 40 more to reach the great one. Everything is possible with God."
Anita van Rensburg said: "Wonderful, Congratulations! God's richest blessings, love and protection!"
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In a similar story, Legit.ng reported the news of how an 88-year-old man and his 81-year-old wife celebrated their anniversary in a romantic yet exceptional way 60 years after their wedding.
The octogenarians commemorated their wedding day through a photoshoot that saw them dusting off their original wedding attire and wearing them.
Marvin and Lucille who are from Nebraska, USA held each other in a tight embrace and smiled warmly as they thought of all the decades they have been together.
Meanwhile, a 103-year-old man and his 100-year-old wife gave young couples stellar advice on how to maintain a long, happy, and thriving marriage.
The pair cautioned young married couples against holding on to grudges and giving each other the silent treatment when angry. The grandparents said they tied the knot when they were both teenagers and had only known each other for three months.
But when DW, the husband, proposed, Willie Williams was sure she wanted to spend the rest of her days by his side through thick and thin.
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