Quite often, many people doubted that young married couples can have a long-lasting marriage. This is due to an immature way of thinking and readiness status of husband and wife bears. But this does not apply to couples Hendley Shirley and her husband Frank. They got married at the age of 16 years old and still looks tenderly until now.
In fact, recently celebrated their wedding anniversary is the 50th. And was named the youngest partner reaches golden wedding anniversary in the UK. The couple married in 1963, after knowing Shirley was pregnant when she was 16 years old. At that time Frank was 19 years old.
“I’m surprised we get through for 50 years even though we were very young then. We are still happily living together, but I still do not recommend young people doing this,” said Shirley, who is now aged 66 years, was quoted as saying by the Daily Mail.
According to Shirley, the father and mother is a person who made a role model because he is always with up to 70 years. “You make ‘your bed’ themselves, so try lying there,” advises mother Shirley is still remembered today.
The birth of his first son, Darren (three months after the marriage) a lot of people the wrong suspect that Darren is his sister. But Shirley only assume it was a joke.
Now, the happy couple have been blessed with 5 children, 13 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren. They were planning a holiday to celebrate the golden wedding. A journey around the Hawaii, New York and Las vegas.
“I always wanted to go, but we have a lot of family and a lot of them can not. However I think it’s time to go.’s Going to be a pleasant trip and hope the romance still there on his return from there,” added Shirley.