Lessons on love from local sweethearts (GALLERY)

Published: Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 10:05 AM.

She led him to Jesus.

“I don’t see how people make it through tragedy like this that don’t believe in Jesus,” he says. “When the Lord takes her, I’m not going to be behind (by) too much.”

I do, again and again
For Art and Martha Sizemore, one wedding just wasn’t enough.

In their 11-year marriage, they’ve actually gotten married 10 times, and counting.

“We like to learn about other cultures and the marriages became a way to do that,” Art says.

He expresses his affection every mealtime, telling Martha he loves her at breakfast, lunch and dinner. He says he wants to remind her that she is the most important person in the world to him.

“You have to tell each other that you love each other,” says Art, who is 88. “Love is being able to sit and chat. It’s about not arguing over the little things. And you have to know that nothing is mine or hers, it’s ours.”

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