In a world of shop window dating and rocketing divorce rates, it’s always refreshing to see lovers who still strive for true love and couples who still adhere to a long-term love. Here we’ve collected a host of before and after images of couples who have withstood the test of time. In their cases, true love does conquer all.
1. This adorable Japanese couple has been together for 51 years, and they frequently visit the spot where they first met.
2. 27 years does count.
3. It’s said the best thing to hold onto in life is each other and this couple has got it.
4. Many years later, this lovely couple still hold onto each other, smiling.
5. 31 years later, these two revisited the place where they were first photographed as a couple.
6. Soccer superstar Lionel Messi who has always kept his feet firmly on the ground married his childhood sweetheart though he’s crazily suited by a host of lovestruck admirers.
7. Love is composed of a single soul that inhabits two bodies.
8. This jock-meets-cheerleader couple has a classic fairytale ending.
9. This kiss has lasted over 45 years.
10. Marriage is not always black and white. Sometimes it’s also colourful.
11. Diamond Jubilee
12. During 38 years, Meryl Streep has won 3 Academy Awards, but she still adhere to her true love all the way.
13. For this couple, the endless time is too short for thier eternal love.
14. Childhood Sweetheart
15. They have been happily married for more than 63 years.
16. Tom Hanks is undoubtedly a Hollywood great, but his 30-year love for his wife extends far beyond his career.
17. This moment means a lot.
18. After 25 years of companion, these two lovebirds still takes photos.
19. True love also exeists in royal family.
20. This couple has been in love for 30 years and they will go on.