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Saturday, March 04, 2017

Photo of elderly man feeding wife on date night goes viral

A photo of an elderly man feeding his wife at Wendy’s on their date night is tugging at the heart strings of thousands after being shared on the popular Facebook page Love What Matters. The user who uploaded the photo on Feb. 24, said she briefly spoke to the unidentified man, who told her that his wife was suffering from Alzheimer’s, and that they were on the brink of reaching 75 years of marriage.

"As I was sitting eating my double cheeseburger at Wendy's, I glanced over at this older couple, and thought 'That's sweet' And continued with my meal. But when I looked again, in between bites, I saw this gentleman feeding his wife. My whole life I've yearned for a love that strong. The gentleman got up from his seat to throw his food away and I couldn't resist asking how long he and his wife had been married. He looked at me and asked me to guess his age but not to guess to...

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Anonymous said...

That will be me and my wife in a few years

Anonymous said...

My wife doesn't have the oldtimers yet, I keep leaving her places and she keeps coming home.

Anonymous said...

God Bless them both & I pray to
God they don't have to ever go
to a Nursing Home.

Anonymous said...

After all my divorces, I am envious. Bless them both because they are both fortunate.

Anonymous said...

I hope I die before I reach that point.