Groom Carries Bride’s Twin With Special Needs Down Aisle So She Can Have Her Special Moment
Oct 10, 2021 by apost team
Weddings are typically about making the bride and groom feel special on their important day. However, one selfless sister set up an opportunity for her twin with special needs to get to share in the spotlight. Morgan Watkins posted a video from her wedding day on TikTok in Oct. 2021. The precious footage showed Morgan's groom walking down the aisle carrying her twin sister Macey. Macey was wearing a white dress and veil so she could match her sister and create her own cherished memory.
In the video, you see the moment the groom carefully climbed down a set of stairs and walked to the aisle. The guests all turned to watch as Macey made her way past the crowd. She was happily looking around at all the guests, seeming to enjoy the attention in that special moment. The groom was also smiling as he carried Macey the entire time.
The bride set this moment up for her sister and said she will cherish the memory forever. Her twin sister means the world to her, and her groom as well. Morgan said she initially fell in love with him because he loves her sister as much as she does.
Morgan also said that Macey isn't interested in dating and marriage so this was her chance to feel like a bride just like her twin sister. These two share an incredible bond and it is beautiful to witness such an example of selflessness. Read on to learn more about Macey's big moment on her sister's wedding day.
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Getting to share her wedding celebration with her family was important to Morgan, and especially with Macey. In the caption of her video, Morgan wrote:
"My twin sister who has special needs came down at my wedding with my fiancé, now who I call my husband. I wanted her to have her special moment as a bride like her twin sister. I will forever cherish this! Look at how she just looks around at everyone like she's on her throne, this is why I fell in love with him because he loves her as much as I do."
The TikTok video has gone viral and touched the hearts of people all around the world. Viewed over 45 million times, the clip has been liked by 6 million users with over 27,000 leaving their reactions and congratulations for Morgan. One person commented, "As a mother who has daughters who will never get to get married, this is so beautiful and selfless." Morgan replied by writing:
"That's why I did it, she won't ever get married, she's not interested in dating or anything. But I just wanted her to have that special moment (for) her."
Morgan also said that she can't imagine her life without Macey in it. Another person wrote in a comment: "Let me just say that it is us, the siblings of those with special needs who are truly fortunate and blessed. We learn lessons others never will." The very special moment has clearly resonated with people everywhere, especially with the families of those who have special needs.
The video proved to be so popular that Morgan has followed it up with more on her TikTok channel. After being asked for photos of her and Macey together in their wedding dresses, Morgan shared a montage of images of the two sisters on the big day. The photos highlight just how close their bond is and highlight how incredibly loving it was for Morgan to share her wedding day with Macey.
In yet another video, Morgan shared photos and videos of her and Macey from when they were babies to today. She captioned the clip:
"You all have asked to see more of Macey girl! She’s always been my pride and joy since we were babies. The twin bond is inseparable, if you’re a twin I’m sure you can relate. She is my best friend, my twin & the reason I am who I am today. I am her voice, she is my heart! I love you Macey girl! Forever & Always"
In further clips, she confirmed she and Macey were in fact twins and that they're currently 25-years-old and will be turning 26 next month. In another video, she added how much it meant to receive so much love and support from the world.
Morgan took a day that was supposed to be about her love for her groom and made it blossom into a representation of her love for her sister as well. We think this bride and groom are awesome and wish the entire family all the best in the future.
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