Unconventional love story: Woman marries younger man

Photo: Sanook

A 50 year old woman recently revealed her unconventional love story, explaining how her marriage to a 26 year old man was a result of his desire to repay her kindness. The woman, a successful businesswoman, used to donate money to underprivileged students, one of whom was her current husband.

The woman noted that their relationship wasn’t simply a case of an older woman preying on a younger man. Their marriage was rooted in gratitude. She explained that when her husband was still in school, he faced financial difficulties. While she was already a successful businesswoman, she returned to her old school and donated money to help underprivileged students who excelled academically.

As it turned out, one of those students happened to be her future husband. After his graduation, he sought out the woman who had helped him, a journey that took several years.

Upon discovering that his benefactor was still single, he decided to repay her kindness by offering himself. Initially, she was hesitant due to their significant age difference and her own age. However, she eventually succumbed to his persistent proposals, and love blossomed.

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Additionally, the woman mentioned that her husband’s parents had accepted their son’s method of repaying kindness, which led to their recent marriage. They are now living a happy life together.

However, this age-gap love story sparked heated debate among netizens. Some thought the young man was not expressing gratitude but had ulterior motives, marrying a wealthy woman for her assets, reported Sanook.

“Why would a 26 year old man marry a 50 year old woman? Is it really to repay a kindness?”

“Where can I find such a good deal? I also want to find a wealthy woman to repay with kindness. Why don’t I have such luck?”

Nevertheless, some believed that the man’s actions were commendable. Learning to appreciate and reciprocate kindness is always positive, no matter how it is expressed. We should use the most valuable thing we have to repay the kindness of others. Some forms of kindness cannot be measured materially but can only be repaid with sincerity.

Ultimately, we should repay those who have helped us with gratitude, while also using our actions to assist those in need, passing on this spirit of generosity.

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Samantha Rose

Samantha was a successful freelance journalist who worked with international news organisations before joining Thaiger. With a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from London, her global perspective on news and current affairs is influenced by her days in the UK, Singapore, and across Thailand. She now covers general stories related to Thailand.

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