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.

2. They were introduced through a mutual friend and…

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

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

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

6. And last year this happened.

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

8. The tears. The tears.

9. Watch the full video here.

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