Have a box or ten of tissues ready - this really is the story of a love that is for better or worse and in sickness and health. A Love Story in 22 Pictures.
If you have an issue with the war aspect of it, think of it this way...what if he'd gotten those injuries in a car accident? The point is what happened after that.
H/T to SGP on FB for the link.
Pic snicked from the article linked above.