Transcript for World War II Vet Reads Long-Lost Love Letter
Words of love can come so quickly. There's something about holding an envelope that was and if especially one so filled with emotion from seventy years ago. I was really surprised. Thus I had no way of knowing that it was still up in in a way it did it. Gilmore wrote this letter when he was a twenty year old soldier in world works Yale the recipient burning lovable. Alert. Bernadie a girl he met while on furlough. A duo won the merrier eternity when years apart for that reason. Not knowing if if if that universe. Could see that person again. Event every chance he got to communicate with the political. The letter a preamble to 63 years and Mary it. Reading it back. Now so lovely. Are often wondered. How that's possible and you're much more can last through this year at its choices sweetheart could probably do its workers. He's ninety years old now living here at an assisted care home for at bats. Surrounded by memories of his military service and family. And once again longing for the love of his life low. Bernie teen died five years ago. He loved me. And with that's all I can tell you this is a hard date not being with her own time. It's just one piece of their incredible story that traveled across the world can somehow into liquor store records sleep. The only letter from that time that survived and ready for my daughter asked me now for generations to. Really hit move ahead really seeing the true death. My parents left their lands have such beautiful example but Mike can Lindsay lot.
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