After 62 years of marriage, a couple have taken to social media to prove to many people that there is indeed something called timeless love.
Meeting your soul mate is one thing but having that opportunity to spend a lifetime with them is a whole different ball game. While some people are not so lucky with love or a successful relationship, it remains a complete fantasy for others.
For Modupe and Thomas, it is a different case of bliss and harmony. They have shown that the idea of a happy ever after was one vow they chose to follow for as long as they live. The couple left many people stunned with their love story.
The elderly couple who got married on an Easter Monday in 1956, are blessed with children and grandchildren. They each recently took to the social media platform to celebrate their 62nd wedding anniversary and it is indeed tears worthy.
Sharing photos of herself with husband on her private Facebook page, Ma Modupe wrote: "Thanking God for the 62 years journey of married life. We give all glory to God for His blessings.Thank you Akin darling for all the care and love. We thank God for the beautiful and God fearing children and grandchildren and we pray that we shall both finish well in Jesus’ name. Amen."
Pa Thomas also celebrate their beautiful journey with this message: "Dupe darling, on Easter Monday, 62 years ago, we were joined together in marriage in England. God, in his mercy and love for us, gave us caring children and good grand children. Mar God’s holy name be praised. May he continue to bless us and our children and grandchildren and continue to make us a good example for others.Happy anniversary, Dupe darling.God bless us all abundantly."
From their photos and messages to each other, it is obvious that these two are still head over heels in love with each other. The couple have weathered a lot of storms to have come this far together.
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