These guys have been together for 55 years, will restore your faith in humanity

“I knew when I met Jack, that that was who I was looking for all of my life. If that’s not love, I don’t know what is.”

Alright, so maybe marriage is an inherently problematic construct rooted in religion, sexism and control issues.

And yeah, one could argue that the idea of soul mates is an overly simplistic lens by which to attempt to make sense of a world fraught with contradiction, overwhelming suffering and infinite possibility.

But oh my gosh these guys are just too cute.

Piercing the cynicism of even the most jaded of hearts, meet Jack and George, who will be celebrating their first Valentine’s Day as a legally married couple this year: