We all want to grow old with someone.
Whether we are in love at the moment or single as a dollar bill, it's normal to want to fall in love and grow old with someone later on in our lives. It's human nature to want to feel loved and you know what, there is absolutely nothing wrong with that. It's beautiful to see two people meet and spend countless years together still loving each other more and more each day despite all the years they've put up with one another.
They say growing old is beautiful, but it's even more beautiful when you're able to do it with that one person you're madly in love with. Allow these adorable gifs of old couples [see below] to give you a bit of inspiration and a warm fuzzy feeling inside your heart.
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."
- Mignon McLaughlin
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."
- Lao Tzu
"Marriage: Love is the reason. Lifelong friendship is the gift. Kindness is the cause. And til death do us part is the length."
- Fawn Weaver
"Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale."
"Love doesn't make the world go round, love is what makes the ride worthwhile."
- Elizabeth Browning
"Love is more than three words mumbled before bedtime. Love is sustained by action, a pattern of devotion in the things we do for each other every day."
- Nicholas Sparks
Love is patient.
Be patient. Your fairytale is currently in the process of being written.