Take a look at Ruthie McCoy 65 years after her wedding

Take a look at Ruthie McCoy 65 years after her wedding

A Texas woman named Ruthie McCoy and her husband Tom, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on February 10, 1952.

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Ruthie and Tom McCoy on their wedding day in 1952.

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To celebrate their milestone, Ruthie wore her wedding dress from that day which still fit like a glove, to a church gathering for birthdays and anniversaries.

Tom gushed: "It took me back to the very first time I saw her," Tom, 88, said. "She was in an all-white dress (then). She looked like a little angel. I found out after I married her that she is an angel."

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Ruthie and Tom in 2017 when Ruthie tried on the same dress and it fit her perfectly.

The couple met through a church group in the 1950s and Tom said: "The second time I saw her I brought her an engagement ring."

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Tom also gave advise on having a long-lasting marriage: "First, we recognize each other as being individuals. We don't think alike, we don't always agree on everything, but we do not argue about it — we discuss it. I recognize the fact that she has her own way of thinking, and I respect that. And I have my own way, and she does the same thing."

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"It has worked very well for us. I just decided to let her do the talking, but I reserve the right to get the last word. And that last word would be, 'yes, dear.'"

Source: Entertainment.naij.com

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