96-year-old Rolf Christoffersen, a veteran of world war II, received a love letter from his late wife Virginia later, 72 years after it was written: Melissa Fahey and her father al cook found this message while cleaning his apartment in Westfield, new Jersey.
About this amazing discovery wrote on Thursday, may 11, the website of TV channel NBC New York.
In may 1945, a pregnant Virginia wrote a letter to her husband, who was away from home – it was carrying military service as part of the Norwegian Navy. In this letter, she admitted that she loves her «pin up boy» likes «the warm sun around which everything revolves», and «proud and happy to wear under the heart of his child.»
Melissa found the son of Kristofferson, who lives in California, and he read out a letter to his elderly father, widowed six years ago.
The article said that the users of social networks, which was published this story, were delighted with this evidence of a profound and romantic love of the generation of their grandparents.