Back in 1947, Charles only had to pay $8 for one night!
It was 1947 when Charles asked for Frances’ hand in marriage. Just months later, the two were wed and prepared to spend their very first night together.
They chose a very romantic little hotel named the Poinsett Hotel in Greenville, South Carolina.
Unfortunately, the two weren’t able to take a single photo on that day, but they did have one memento left to remember their amazing time together… a receipt!
Back in 1947, Charles only had to pay $8 for one night. Well, the folks over at Westin, who now own the Poinsett Hotel, got wind of their 68th wedding anniversary and wanted to gift them a little gift… a free night stay back at the place where it all began!
Here’s the Takeaway: Whether it’s a photograph or a small memento, keep whatever you can to help you remember the important moments in life with your loved ones.