A grieving husband has written a beautiful tribute to his childhood sweetheart on what would have been their one year wedding anniversary.
Jake Coates’ wife tragically died earlier this year and now he has shared with the world their incredible love story in a heartbreaking post on Facebook.
Recalling the night before he married his terminally-ill bride in September 2016, Jake said he “couldn’t sleep” because of the excitement.
His soulmate, the “stunning and positive” Emmy Collett, was about to make her vows knowing the marriage would be short as she did not have long to live, The Mirror reports.
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On Saturday, addressing Emmy on Facebook one year on from their wedding, Jake said: “There wasn’t a day that went by when we were together that I didn’t pinch myself – why someone like you would …