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In love 77 years after saying ‘I do’

Advise couples to take things slow, enjoy moment

Posted: Sunday, September 30, 2012 12:00 am | Updated: 7:50 am, Sun Sep 30, 2012.

After 77 years of marriage, the Bonars haven’t forgotten how to hold hands, be affectionate towards each other and John Bonar hasn’t forgotten who the boss is – his wife, Katherine. John will openly admit Katherine ran and still runs the shots in their relationship. He will laugh and tell you that she taught him over the years that she was the boss.

The couple find it hard to imagine it’s been 77 years since they said, “I do.” Reflecting on that sentiment, Katherine leaned over to her husband, grabbed his hand and gave him a sweet peck.

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  • Bart Versieck posted at 7:26 pm on Fri, Apr 12, 2013.

    Bart Versieck Posts: 1

    [sad] http://www.stewartfh.com/visitations/View.php?id=3839 => so, he apparently had already died two days before this article was posted, my dear Rachel, and therefore not long after your visit, right?

     
  • KickThemAllOut1 posted at 9:02 am on Fri, Oct 26, 2012.

    KickThemAllOut1 Posts: 27

    They must have mucho patience!!!

     
  • cy posted at 12:36 am on Mon, Oct 1, 2012.

    cy Posts: 148

    Sweet story :)

     
  • Robbie Schwartz posted at 10:15 am on Sun, Sep 30, 2012.

    Robbie Schwartz Posts: 6 Staff

    We apologize for the error and the story has been corrected.

     
  • JCJB posted at 6:34 am on Sun, Sep 30, 2012.

    JCJB Posts: 4

    Wonderful story, except if they've been married 89 years, that means they were 11 years old when they got married. ????? If John waited a few years after college to propose, he must have graduated from college when he was 7 or 8.

     

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