What This Man Did For His Wife For Over 56 Years Will Make You Believe In True Love

Every couple promises on their wedding day to love each other forever, in sickness and in health. But for this couple in China, sickness came relatively quickly.

Du Yuanfa married Zhou Yu’ai 56 years ago. When an illness she contracted just one month into their marriage left her paralyzed, Du gave up everything just to care for her — and he hasn’t stopped since.

Every day, Du sweetly checks Zhou’s forehead with his cheek to make sure she’s not feverish.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

He’s been caring for her since she first fell ill 56 years ago.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

When she first became sick just one month into their marriage, Du promised he would take care of Zhou forever.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

He quit his job to fully care for her and do things around the house.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

The most amazing part their relationship is how Du always tends to his wife with a smile on his face.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

Neighbors from their village are always stopping by to help the couple with repairs around the house.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

They even bring gifts of clothing, food, and medicine.

husband cares for paralyzed wife

The power of Du’s love for his wife didn’t just change their lives — it changed the entire village. Inspired by Du’s dedication to Zhou, his neighbors are stepping up to take care of each other.

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