A Letter from Fred
August 27, 2013 10:35 AM   Subscribe

Oh Sweet Lorraine After his wife of 73 years died in April, Fred Stobaugh was heartbroken. But the Peoria, Ill., widower was still able to speak to her – in song.
posted by ThePinkSuperhero (7 comments total) 9 users marked this as a favorite
Damn you. That made me cry even before I needed to play the song.
posted by MartinWisse at 10:39 AM on August 27, 2013

Oh, holy crap. What wonderful people, all around.
posted by roomthreeseventeen at 10:46 AM on August 27, 2013

Lovely in every way.
posted by threadbare at 10:56 AM on August 27, 2013

"Life only goes 'round once and never again."

One day I'll have to understand what that really means... :(
posted by mbrock at 11:12 AM on August 27, 2013

Aww. :(

Fred and Lorraine were married for 73 years. Wow.
posted by zarq at 2:52 PM on August 27, 2013

I totally lost it at the photo montage.
posted by sweetkid at 7:54 AM on August 28, 2013

ARGH I just watched this video at work and I'm crying
posted by showbiz_liz at 1:10 PM on September 6, 2013

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