During the reception, the bride shaved her head in solidarity with her ailing husband, and it's safe to say she looked simply beautiful. When a young Thomas Howard laid eyes on his new neighbor, he decided right then she was the one.
While Roz and Ian Ellis may have drifted apart, they came "full circle" when their amicable divorce took an unexpected turn.
"I never thought we'd get married again, but I'm so happy that we did," she said. A viral picture from Reddit will have you reaching for the tissues.
What began as a journey for a young photographer, exploded into a visual story, twisting its way through the tourist-filled streets, traffic-packed asphalt and winding subway tunnels of this manic city that millions of unique and beautiful individuals call home.
Here are the 25 most romantic photos and stories throughout the history of HONY.
They celebrated 77 years of marriage before the 96-year-old passed away.
Humans of New York, the photographic archive of the amazing people roaming around the streets of the Big Apple, was started by Brandon Stanton in the summer of 2010.“My bike,” he said, “my bike.” Just when I was about to give up, his bike walked up.”“I was in line at the City Clerk’s Marriage Bureau, waiting for Brandon and Melody to register, when I spotted these two.They were from Dallas, but had decided to marry in New York.The New York residents lived just blocks apart, knew the same people, and worked in the same industry, but took decades to meet. "After 23 years of marriage, they decided to call it quits.Once they finally did, the coincidences were too strong to ignore. But another 23 years later, a forgiving couple realized they still loved each other, and decided to tie the knot again.Nicholas Sparks fans, get ready to bawl your eyes out.