Couple that has been married for 60 years inspires social media users

Couple that has been married for 60 years inspires social media users

A video was shared online which showed a husband adoringly detailing his love story with his wife of 60 years standing next to him.

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A video has gone viral of an elderly couple talking about their love. The footage was shared on Twitter last week by social media user @_SJPeace_.

"A woman saw this beautiful black elderly couple and gravitated towards them. 'He was talking to her with a gentle smile on his face and she was intently listening to his every word and adoringly smiling back at him.' This is the story she got. My heart is so full," the video was captioned.

The video showed the husband talking about his beautiful wife, whom he still calls his "bride". Briefly.co.za gathered according to him, they have been married for six decades but they have been together for 70 years.

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The video quickly went viral, reaching more than 880 000 views since it was published and social media users were in awe of their timeless love.

Twitter user @burpeesRfun commented: "He oozes kindness. Made my heart expand listening to him."
Ori Penzien, who goes by the Twitter handle‏ @MaxKyle2, added: "Wow, that is so beautiful brought tears to my eyes!"
Another tweep, @guidedheart, wrote: "This left me speechless... beyond beautiful. This is how a man should be. What a beautiful, inspiring, soul. What beautiful, inspiring, souls. I’m in awe."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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