A Nigerian man, Joseph Kolawole Ola, has shared a beautiful story of how he married his wife, Eleos just before she was awarded a first class in a law degree in the UK.
In a lengthy narrative and accompanying pictures he posted on Facebook, Joseph said he met his wife shortly before she moved to the UK for her LLB degree.
After failing to say his last goodbye to her at the airport, Joseph said he jokingly teased her he would visit her in the UK to personally give her the goodbye gift he had gotten her.
He also wrote that he had previously told her: "Don't worry. Study well and FINISH WITH A FIRST CLASS... I'll be there at your convocation...and WHISK YOU OFF AFTERWARDS TO MARRY YOU ON THE SAME DAY!"
Little did he know that both statements were actually going to happen.
“Not only did I actually come to give her the golden wristwatch by myself but I also witnessed her graduation and ‘WIFED’ her the same day! (Only the order was different; marriage first, graduation afterwards...),” Joseph said.
Read the whole inspiring post below and check out pictures from their big day.