- A tweep revealed that two varsity students allegedly tied the knot
- She claimed the couple only dated for two weeks
- South Africans were divided on the matter and they were not afraid to give their two cents' worth
On Wednesday, a woman took to social media to share photos of a couple getting married at Home Affairs.
The tweep, who goes by the Twitter handle @Yeyethu_Baballo, revealed the couple are both students at Rhodes University.
She added that they allegedly dating only two weeks before tying the knot.
Her post read:
"Rhodes students got married today after being together for two weeks."
South Africans were divided on the news - some felt that the couple was meant to be while others said they took a big step way too soon.
Twitter user, @moifo14, commented:
"They are focused I tell you! Now they will get their degrees and make money for their marriage to work."
Another tweep, @Titus_Mashala, added:
"Probably one of them got Nsfas and we know who that is most likely to be... Knowing the other gender of course."
Simphiwe Madungandaba, who goes by the Twitter handle @Simphiwe_m0, wrote:
"Is this what 2000s are doing with their freedom?"
Social media, @Blahk_Wolf, said:
"Two virgins meeting and deciding to marry before breaking their virginity... nice love story hope all the best for them in the future.... #relationshipgoals."
Bianca van Wyk, @BiancavanWyk16, commented:
"If you know he or she is the one... then you just know… until you know that you actually didn't know."
The couple's wedding is not the only one that has raised eyebrows in the past. Briefly.co.za previously reported a woman has revealed that she has fallen in love with her first cousin and they are planning to get married.
The 35-year-old has had a string of failed relationships but seems to have found love with the 55-year-old family member. Monika Van Hoek and Paul Derschan from the US have found love despite the odds.
After months of a platonic friendship, the pair developed feelings for each other. As the couple got closer, family members began to worry. The pair were eventually disowned by a part of their family who wanted nothing to do with the union.
Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!