Woman marks her personal 9-11 – the 16th anniversary of fiancé’s death

Woman marks her personal 9-11 – the 16th anniversary of fiancé’s death

- Marang Setshwaelo is a Johannesburg-based publicist and entrepreneur

- She lost her fiancé 16 years ago on 11 September

- She marked the anniversary on Twitter and referred to it as her "personal 9-11"

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A Johannesburg-based woman took to Twitter recently to mark the 16th anniversary of her fiancé's death, which she referred to as her "personal 9-11."

Marang Setshwaelo posted a photo of her late fiancé, Philppe Wamba, along with the caption:

Yesterday was the 16th anniversary of the worst day of my life - my fiancé’s death. My personal 9-11. Life, ne? That day, I knew for a fact that I would never, ever be happy again. Yet here I am, loving life, fulfilled by family, friends, work. Philippe Wamba - a guardian angel.

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Marang works as a publicist and is an entrepreneur as well. As Briefly.co.za reported, she has remained close to Philippe's mom and paid tribute to her on Twitter recently.

In a subsequent tweet, Marang said Philippe had written a family memoir by the time he was 29 years old.

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Marang's tweet touched the hearts of hundreds of Twitter users. Many of them sent her their best wishes.

Some also shared their own similar experiences.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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