These Grandfathers Getting Married Might Just Make You Well Up

The New York Times first posted this video of two men who had been together since the Vietnam War, adopted a baby, became grandfathers, and finally got married.

1. Lewis Duckett and Billy Jones have been together a long time.

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2. They were introduced through a mutual friend and…

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3. They wrote just about every day when Billy was deployed to Vietnam.

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4. But they had to be careful, and wrote in code so their relationship was kept secret.

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5. Then they adopted a child. They’re now grandfathers.

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6. And last year this happened.

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7. Which is pretty much the sweetest thing that ever happened.

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8. The tears. The tears.

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9. Watch the full video here.

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Alan White is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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