Who could forget Aly Raisman's adorable parents at the Olympics?
Side by side for life.
You're never too old ... to do anything.
A hopeless romantic was at work here!
26 years of marriage and my dad STILL goes all out for my mom on valentine’s day 💍 pic.twitter.com/C360S14uj6
— squid (@syyyd__) February 14, 2017
How adorable is it that Mom saved this?!
My mom kept the paper my dad gave her with his number on it from 1986. 😂 pic.twitter.com/ME6zDtxeYu
— D (@cutcarter) April 21, 2016
These playful parents are having some fun with their daughter and her boyfriend.
He's been gone only a matter of hours!
my mom misses my dad so much she’s been laying next to this picture of him…she saw him 9 hours ago pic.twitter.com/WluezirIzF
— Kailee Morgue (@morguemami) May 2, 2017
Dad caught at the store buying flowers for Mom.
My mom and I went to Safeway to get some groceries and we ran into my dad buying flowers for her😭 pic.twitter.com/qx1f6xvJ4j
— ms (@msuskilla) February 15, 2017
My mom is currently recovering from breast cancer surgery & my dad bought her a new wedding ring & reproposed to her & im crying pic.twitter.com/OOEmB7bHC2
— Christin Koch (@christinkoch2) March 1, 2017
Sometimes they use poetry.
My dad’s been writing my mom a poem every valentine’s day for 20 years and this year he took a line from every single one since 1997 pic.twitter.com/llPfAvob1y
— katie whitlock (@whitlock_katie) February 14, 2017
They make sacrifices for family.
— Bree Renée (@bbocanegraa) March 5, 2017
They never loose that special spark!
Nothing stops their love.
My mom has to stay in her room in isolation for her cancer radiation so my dad set up a desk at her door to keep her company and I’m crying pic.twitter.com/rucH9HfDvk
— kenna (@mackenna_newman) April 14, 2017
How creative is this?!
My parents didn’t want to miss my game but it was their 20th anniversary so dad surprised mom w a candlelit dinner at the park. So cute pic.twitter.com/Qdg8YGEQEm
— mgb (@mattigb23) April 20, 2017
14 Couples That Prove True Love Still Exists
How often do we think about the lives couple’s lived before we saw them? Or about the mutual spark that brought them together years or maybe decades before?
When we see a young couple strolling down the sidewalk pushing a stroller, or an elderly couple shuffling into a diner, we really only see them as they are, at that very moment. A man and woman who have two or three years of marital bliss under their collective belt, or a set of grandparents eager to get seated for an early-bird special.
In the photos below, you’ll see vulnerable and goofy couples of all ages, all proving that true love is not just an illusion!