Down Syndrome Couple Faced Major Criticism For Getting Married. 23 Years Later, They Proved Haters Wrong And Are Still Going Strong
October 3, 2018 17:45
After 18 months of dating, Maryanne and Tommy decided to tie the knot. Not everyone was happy for them. Fortunately, the couple did not let any criticism stop them from taking this important step towards their future.
In July 1995, Maryanne and Tommy Pilling got married at St Mary’s Church in Shoeburyness, Essex. They were believed to be the first Down Syndrome couple to get married.