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    Take A Moment And Enjoy These Pictures Of Australians And New Zealanders Reuniting After Over A Year

    I haven't seen this much pure joy since, like, February 2020.

    People from New Zealand and Australia are being allowed to travel between each other's countries in a "trans-Tasman travel bubble" for the first time in over a year.

    A sign over the International arrivals that says "Welcome back, we missed you too"
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    This means family and friends who haven't seen each other since the start of the pandemic are reuniting.

    People holding signs that sat "Welcome Home Aussie" and "Welcome home Whānau"
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    The pictures are what I can only describe as "exactly like the beginning of Love Actually." You know, the part where Hugh Grant gives that whole monologue about hatred and greed and shit.

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    The whole "whenever I get gloomy with the state of the world, I think about the arrivals gate at Heathrow Airport." The "love is all around" thing.

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    Well, the pictures coming out of Australia and New Zealand are like the real-life version of that. Enjoy.

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    Two people hugging
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    Two people hugging at the arrivals terminal
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    One woman embraces another and hold her face in her hand
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    Drag queens holding signs that say "welcome back to Sydney!" and balloons
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    Two people crying as they embrace
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    Two adults hugging children
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    Two adults and a toddler embrace
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    An elderly woman leans in to hug a young person
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    A baby gets sandwiched between two people embracing
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    A family waves as they see someone arrive
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    A man gives a woman a kiss on the cheek
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    Two people embrace with a sign that says "hooray for bubbles!" above them
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    Kids hugging
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