Woman, 70, turns down proposal of man she’s dated for 20 years

Woman, 70, turns down proposal of man she’s dated for 20 years

- Nomsa Mdhluli took to Twitter to share a surprising story about her 70-year-old aunt

- She said her aunt had dated a man for 20 years

- When he proposed recently, however, she turned him down

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A stunned woman based in Gauteng took to Twitter recently to share an incredible love story about her aunt.

Nomsa Mdhluli, who works as a journalist and news anchor for SABC, said her elderly aunt turned down a man's proposal unexpectedly. She wrote:

My 70-year-old aunt has been dating her man for 20 years. Today the guy proposed and she said NO! I’m speechless.

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Nomsa's story sparked a flurry of replies from her amused Twitter followers, Briefly.co.za gathered. Surprisingly, many tweeps agreed with Nomsa's aunt's decision and even praised her.

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Some tweeps offered possible reasons for the aunt's decision. For instance, some felt she's happy with the way things are at the moment. For others, the man took too long to propose.

Nomsa did not reveal what the current status of her aunt's relationship with her man is. Hopefully, they are still together and happy.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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