Camila Villafañe

By Camila Villafañe

LifeBuzz Staff

His Fiancée Lost Her Memory, So He Waited 8 Years For Her To Remember Him.

Although Hisashi had visited her many times at the hospital and at home, she couldn't remember him.

"Why is he always here?" That was the question that crept into her mind every time she saw him. It wasn't until she saw the words "wedding ceremony" written in her pocketbook for the date March 11, 2007, that she asked if she was married.

Although Hisashi had visited her many times at the hospital and at home, she couldn't remember him.

The pocketbook didn't just contain the date of her wedding, but of all the important dates they went on.

Eventually, Mai realized that Hisashi was her one and only. By June 2014, the couple called the wedding hall and rescheduled the ceremony that had been on hold for eight long years. Ai Kubota, the hall's wedding planner, couldn't believe it when he heard from the couple.

The pocketbook didn't just contain the date of her wedding, but of all the important dates they went on.

Kubota had sifted through files of past customers and wondered what happened to Mai and Hisashi.

After getting permission from the couple, the wedding hall operator posted the video of the ceremony on YouTube with the title: 8-negoshi no Kekkonshiki, which translates to wedding ceremony over eight years. The video has been seen over 640,000 times so far.

Kubota had sifted through files of past customers and wondered what happened to Mai and Hisashi.

OneHeartWedding by テイクアンドギヴ・ニーズ / YouTube

When Mai had been in the hospital, her parents asked Hisashi to look for someone else, and he said no.

Mai was so grateful for the fact that Hisashi was willing to wait for her for the last eight years. The two ended up finally getting hitched on Okayama, on December 21, 2014.

When Mai had been in the hospital, her parents asked Hisashi to look for someone else, and he said no.

OneHeartWedding by テイクアンドギヴ・ニーズ / YouTube

If you were to ask Hisashi, he would tell you that he didn't feel the passage of time while he waited.

He found the thought of walking away from Mai's side to be unimaginable. And as he watched her recovering slowly but surely, it gave him hope that this day would finally come.

If you were to ask Hisashi, he would tell you that he didn't feel the passage of time while he waited.

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