Groom Was 103, Bride 99

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (October 17, 2013)--A Paraguayan couple has finally tied the knot in the eyes of the church and it was a wedding 80 years in the making.

The groom is 103 and the bride is 99.

Jose Manuel Riella married Martina Lopez in the backyard of their home.

The two have been together for eight decades and were married in a civil ceremony 40 years ago.

This time a priest led the ceremony.

The newlyweds have eight children, 50 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and 20 great-great grandchildren.


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