- The best part about love is that there is no set location to find it.
- This American couple in their 70s found love in a condiment aisle.
- The same aisle they got engaged in, tied the knot and became husband and wife.
You never know what you might find during your next trip to the grocery store. A couple from Arizona, USA, met in a condiment aisle and decided to spend the rest of their lives together.
The 78-year-old Dennis Delgado and 72-year-old Brenda Williams were going on about their lives a year ago when Dennis came up behind Brenda and asked her a simple question that led to them saying, 'I do'.
"I'm walking down the aisle, and somebody walks up behind me and says..." Brenda pauses and points at Dennis to finish the sentence. "You know the best thing about wearing a mask?"
Their love story began on 3 August 2021, when Dennis was getting olive oil mayonnaise, and Brenda grabbed Miracle Whip from the shelf. The couple exchanged numbers, and fast forward to April this year, the pair got engaged.
"He came back and said to me, 'I'm gonna get you an engagement ring'. I said, 'Yeah, sure'. So, he left and a couple of hours later I called him, and I said, 'Have you been drinking?'
At Brenda's request, Dennis proposed at the same condiment aisle. "I said we met there. He wants to propose to me; I want him to do it in the condiment aisle where we met," Brenda adds.
At this point, the store was already on board with the couple getting married there too. On 19 November, Brenda walked down the same aisle, but this time to marry Dennis. "She looked beautiful," Dennis added. This unique love story has given the couple purpose after experiencing loss.
"I'm old; he's old. There are not that many more years left for either of us. That's genetically true, and I said, 'Well, we don't have that many more years. Let's just do something dumb and stupid. Go out with a bang'. I wanted people to see that there's hope, especially for us older folks."