Category: love

Germany has the only tree in the world with its own mailing…

Germany has the only tree in the world with its own mailing address. It’s known as the Bridegroom’s Oak, and it receives about 1,000 letters per year from singles looking for love. Anyone can take letters from the tree and respond. It’s estimated the tree is responsible for over 100 marriages.

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In 2015, a father saved his son’s life when doctors…

In 2015, a father saved his son’s life when doctors wrongly declared him brain-dead and were taking him off life support. He barricaded himself with a gun in the hospital and had a stand-off with SWAT until his son squeezed his hand. The son made a full recovery.

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After an 80 year old man in England moved into a retirement…

After an 80 year old man in England moved into a retirement home, his 98 year old mother moved into the same home so she could help take care of him. She said, “you never stop being a mum!”

Geddy Lee’s parents fell in love in Auschwitz at the age…

Geddy Lee’s parents fell in love in Auschwitz at the age of 12 or 13. His father would bribe the guards to give his mother food or shoes as a sign of affection.

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Geddy Lee’s parents fell in love in Auschwitz at the age…

Geddy Lee’s parents fell in love in Auschwitz at the age of 12 or 13. His father would bribe the guards to give his mother food or shoes as a sign of affection.

Photo :  Vtpeters / wikimedia

In 1977, Pradyumna Kumar Mahanandia, a poor Indian artist, rode…

In 1977, Pradyumna Kumar Mahanandia, a poor Indian artist, rode a second-hand bicycle for four months and three weeks from New Delhi to Gothenburg in Sweden to meet his love Charlotte Von Schedvin. He rode his bicycle because he didn’t have enough money to buy an airplane ticket. They married and now have two children.

Wearing a tiny portrait of your lover’s eye on your jewelry was…

Wearing a tiny portrait of your lover’s eye on your jewelry was a secretive romantic gesture in the 18th and 19th centuries. When the Prince of Wales fell in love with a catholic widow and proposed by sending her a locket with a painting of his eye inside, it wasn’t long before it became a popular trend to wear ‘Lover’s Eye’ jewelry on your wrist or near your heart to symbolize the love you have for another.

Edward VIII is one of the shortest-reigning monarchs in British…

Edward VIII is one of the shortest-reigning monarchs in British history with a reign of only 11 months. He abdicated the throne because the British government did not approve him of marrying a divorced woman. Edward VIII married her and remained married until his death.