A 24-year-old woman from Jacksonville thought she had found her dream man in a 68-year-old millionaire from Miami. The couple, who met through online dating, seemed to be a perfect match despite the age gap.
However, a shocking revelation awaited them as they browsed through a family photo album.
The couple's love story began on a positive note. The man proposed to the young woman on New Year's Eve, and she happily accepted.
They tied the knot and soon after started looking through family albums, only to stumble upon a disturbing fact.
The Unthinkable Discovery
As they flipped through the pages, the young woman was horrified to find out that she had actually married her own grandfather.
"When I saw my own father in the photo album, I was completely devastated," she told the Florida Sun Post. The man was equally stunned, stating,
"It felt like déjà vu, but I couldn't initially figure out why she looked so familiar."
Remarkably, despite the shocking revelation, neither the grandfather nor the granddaughter has plans to end the marriage.
"I already have two failed marriages behind me and didn't want a third," said the 68-year-old, who chose to remain anonymous.
The 24-year-old echoed his sentiments, saying,
"Every marriage is unique and special in its own way. I feel our bond is so strong that nothing can make us give up."