Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi and paid fare for

Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi and paid fare for

- Annet and Luwo met in 2012 during a taxi ride

- Luwo had left his wallet at home and the conductor began hounding and harassing him over the unpaid fare

- Annet decided to cover Luwo's costs and the two exchanged contact details

- For two years, they remained good friends before Luwo finally told Annet he had fallen madly in love with her

- After two failed attempts, Luwo convinced Annet to say yes and the pair cultivated a beautiful relationship

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A smitten woman has told how love can be found in crazy places and still thrive.

Annet Nakabonye, a 28-year-old Ugandan lady, was all smiles during her introduction ceremony as she recalled how she met her man by chance.

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Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi, paid fare for

Annet Nakabonye (left), a 28-year-old Ugandan lady was all smiles on the day she was finally introduced to the family of the man she met by chance. Photo: mywedding.co.ug
Source: UGC

According to mywedding.co.ug, the businesswoman first laid her eyes on her man in a taxi.

Through a stroke of fate, her man Jacob Luwo, who was still a stranger in 2012, was not carrying his wallet

Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi, paid fare for

According to mywedding.co.ug, the business lady first laid her eyes on her man in a taxi. Photo: mywedding.co.ug
Source: UGC

The two had boarded the same vehicle and Annet chose to do the noblest thing - pay the stranger’s fare.

Little did she know the clock had already started ticking in anticipation of her happily ever after.

Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi, paid fare for

The two had boarded the same vehicle and Annet chose to do the noblest thing - pay the stranger’s fare. Photo: mywedding.co.ug
Source: UGC

Completely blown away by the woman’s kindness, Luwo decided to ask for her contact details before leaving the taxi.

“I had no single coin on me but to my surprise, a lady in the taxi offered to pay for my journey,” Luwo said.
Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi, paid fare for

Little did she know the clock had already started ticking in anticipation of her happily ever after. Photo: mywedding.co.ug
Source: UGC

Within two years, the strangers turned into friends who spoke often and maintained a close platonic relationship.

However, Luwo felt like there was more than just friendship between them so in 2014 he professed his love to Annet.

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Woman set to marry stranger she met in taxi, paid fare for

Luwo and Annet's introduction ceremony was held in November 2019. Photo: mywedding.co.ug
Source: UGC

“Even though she was not willing to be my girlfriend, I chose not to lose hope. We remained friends for about six months, until I brought the issue up again,” he added.

After being turned down again, things looked up in 2016 when Annet agreed to be with Luwo during his birthday.

Since then, the two have been inseparable.

“She said yes to me but asked me to let her complete school before we got married,” Luwo said.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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