Pics Of A Couple In Their 90s – Has Been Together For 72 Years

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I Photographed This Couple In Their 90s Who Has Been Together For 72 Years To Show What True Love Looks Like (16 Pics)

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She was only 18 when she first laid eyes on him at a hospital, and he himself had only recently returned from serving in World War II as a Royal Engineer.

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true love couple

As a photographer and visual storyteller, I teach my photography students to always look for stories that can give us hope and a promise that love can be eternal.

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true love couple

true love couple

When I got the opportunity to run a photography masterclass in Wales, I had to visit Mel and Vera to gift them images that would showcase their eternal love.

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“I wanted him to be mine the moment I saw him, and I got him!” Vera (now 90) says as she blushes

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72 years of being together (4 years of courting and 68 years of marriage) hasn’t weathered their love at all, as Mel (now 95) jokes back, “I would have got off sooner with a life sentence!”



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true love

During the course of the photoshoot, I asked them what is the secret to a happy marriage, and they said, “You’ve got to stick at it. Stand by each other, always”


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true love

“Take the rough with the smooth, and as long as you’ve got one another, you can take on anything”



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true love

Mel and Vera have overcome many obstacles in their lives together, one being this worldwide pandemic that has made them stay away from their children, grand and great-grandchildren owing to social distancing rules


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However, even so, they strictly believe that having each other to lean on has been their biggest blessing in life

So, here they are

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Mel and Vera, forever united as one

This is love, and this is real. So, yes, you can get someone, who will love you like this. But the million-dollar question is why most of the people don’t get and why most of the people don’t love like this?

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