Divorce rates are so high these days that a lot of people might not believe in happily ever after. And who could blame them? Even celebrities can’t seem to make it work anymore. Just ask Brangelina or Chris Pratt and Anna Faris. Sure, everyone enjoys the euphoria they feel when they first fall in love, but creating a lifelong bond requires patience and a lot of work! And we do mean a lot! But it’s not all gloom and doom. These couples made it work in these then and now photos that are so adorable. They’re a testament to the promises they made to each other. Take a look and your faith in love will be restored.
This was taken on their 77th wedding anniversary! That’s over three-quarters of a century waking next to each other.
Twenty years later, someone else was tossing petals and presenting rings at their very own wedding.
Years after a school dance, these two proved it was meant to be when they danced at their wedding.
These two made a promise to never leave each other, and they stayed true to their words. Instant tears!
In June 2017, they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Awww... this started the waterworks.
In 2016, the couple took the same photo, proving that some people do know how to make it work.
Ironically, the guy on the right not only stayed with the woman he loved, but kept his jean jacket too.
Sadly, she passed away, and her husband went 40 minutes later. But they never let go of each other.
25 years later, they managed to recreate their pride to prove to everyone that their love was everlasting.
They had two kids and were like two peas in a pod. Sadly, Edith passed away, but their love never will.
The secret to their 80+ years of happiness involves not holding a grudge, forgiving each other, and living accordingly.
Decades later, one of them is looking oh-so frosty, but their smile and their love is stronger than ever.
His wife didn’t age since junior prom, and she still fits into the prom dress she wore 20 years earlier.
In 2008, they became the oldest living couple, but in 2011, they passed a few short months from each other.
It’s nice seeing that while the style of clothing changed, their love for each other remained the same.
Jump a couple of years into the future and those crazy kids realized that they were made for each other.
Time hasn’t diminished their playful nature. They’re so darn adorable. This love was clearly meant to be!
Jeffrey M. Levine and his wife wound up on the Woodstock album. They’re also still very much in love.
On their 70th anniversary, Yuehua and Deyi recreated their epic wedding photo to celebrate their love.
He wore the same wedding jacket and she wore the same wedding dress, which still fits like a glove.