Photographs and memories serve as comforting reminders of the many chapters of our lives that we have had the opportunity to experience, savor, and appreciate.
We have lived a fraction of a second, and while we cannot change what happened, we can revisit it in our minds.
Amy Buchan Kavelaras was helping her grandmother prepare her house for her planned move.
While searching through old boxes with her incredible grandmother, Amy uncovered a piece of her grandmother Ruth’s most memorable day.
Amy found Ruth’s wedding dress from their long-ago wedding under the musty storage container.
Amy used all her persuasive qualities to convince her grandmother to put on her wedding dress.
Fortunately, Ruth’s daughter was there and documented the beautiful occasion.
Ruth can still fit into the wedding dress she wore when she married her soulmate 63 years ago.
Ruth smiled for the camera as she showed a snapshot of herself from her most memorable day in 1953.
Thousands of people have shared Ruth’s photo online, and it has sparked jealousy in at least a few young girls.
The vast majority of women are concerned that their clothes from four years ago no longer fit them.
Ruth’s wedding dress reminds us of a beautiful era, but it also evokes memories of her late husband.