- Wu Conghan, and Wu Sognshi married in 1924 and never had a photo taken
- Now aged 101 and 103 they finally have a lasting memory of their day
By Sara Malm
PUBLISHED: 05:38 EST, 8 November 2012 | UPDATED: 06:45 EST, 8 November 2012
Ask any engaged couple and they will say their wedding will not be complete without the romantic photographs to commemorate the ceremony.
Some newlyweds have theirs taken
after the ceremony, but this Chinese couple had to wait a record 88 years until they
finally got the picture to remember their special day.
Centenarian couple Wu Conghan, and Wu Sognshi married in Sichuan province, China in 1924 and never had their wedding photo taken - until now.
Never too late: Dressed in their finest wedding attire the 101-year-old groom and his 103-year-old bride pose for their photo - 88 years after the wedding
Conghan, 101, and Sognshi, 103, have been together for almost nine decades, and happily married for 88 years.
They always dreamed of having a wedding photo taken, but when they got married there was not the option.
Recently their dream was made reality by a photo company in their local town of Nanchong in Sichuan and the pair posed up in their wedding finery for the shots.
As with everything related to the big
day, the bride was determined it was going to be perfect and was snapped
ensuring that her husband looked his best in the white shirt.
Dream come true: The couple from Nanchong in China's Sichuan province married in 1924, and were never given the opportunity to commemorate their big day
Bridezilla: Sognshi buttons her husband's shirt to make sure that he looks the perfect groom on camera
Eternal bliss: The couple has been together for nearly nine decades
Headlines Newsview all
One of the richest towns in Britain also has the highest number of people having extramarital affairs, according to new research. Wealthy Maidenhead tops a new ... Full story
A trainee teacher hanged himself on New Year’s Eve after a split from his girlfriend, an inquest heard today. Keiran Walsh, 22, split from his partner ... Full story
Late on a dark and rainy night, it is all go-go-go down at White Dee’s house in Birmingham. There is a pan of fish stew ... Full story
Rate this article
MOST POPULAR ON CAPITALBAY
- Cheating map of UK reveals Maidenhead to be Britain's most adulterous town
- Trainee teacher hangs himself after split from the girlfriend he couldn’t live without
- Lacey Wildd has had 30 enhancement surgeries and is planning more
Pictured: Skydiver, 49, who plunged to his death landing in a family's yard during an Easter egg hunt after his parachute failed
Arkady Shenker, 49, of Brooklyn, died after his parachute failed during a skydive on SundayShenker, an experienced skydiver, landed in the backyard of a New ...
Entire town duped by mother who raised thousands pretending to have cancer - and even conned her own mom
Mindy Taylor, 35, of Chillicothe, Ohio convinced her friends, neighbors, college buddies, co-workers and even her husband that she had cancerThe mother of a 7-year-old ...
You must be nuts! Parents' anger at Tesco for labelling too many products with 'may contain nuts' in over-cautious policy
Tesco labels 'butternut squash, potatoes, fruit juice' with warningIt has been accused of being over-cautious with the allergy policyOver 12,500 people have signed petition calling ...
By Daily Mail Repoter Published: 03:33 GMT, 22 April 2014 ...
Detroit men in court and ordered to trial for beating white motorist who accidentally hit black child
Four men have been ordered to stand trial on attempted murder chargesStephen Utash, 54, was attacked as he pulled over to check on a child ...
'I flew too close to the sun and spun out of control': Playboy fraudster jailed for stealing $20million from Hollywood A-listers reveals how his wild living and drug-fueled orgies inspired pal Leo's Wolf of Wall Street
Investment adviser Dana Giacchetto lived a life of celebrity excess in the late 1990s out of his Manhattan penthouseHe was best friends with Leonardo DiCaprio ...
Trainee lawyers will be there to 'hold the hands' of divorcing couplesHalf of couples divorce without lawyers as they're not eligible for legal aid Network ...
CEO of social network GitHub resigns after he and his wife are investigated for workplace harassment and bullying
Tim Preston-Werner resigned on Monday from GitHub, a programming network used to share software codesHe and his wife Theresa were under investigation for harassmentWhile internally ...
By Candace Sutton In Uluru Published: 02:58 GMT, 22 April 2014 ...
Bafta-winning actress Brenda Blethyn - whose parents were a chauffeur and a maid - criticises Downton Abbey for 'glamorising' life in domestic service
Star said she knew poverty of those 'below stairs' as a servants daughter She admitted that she loved the show but it had been a ...