John and Ann Betar of Connecticut have just been named the longest married couple in the U.S.! He’s 102 and she’s 98, and have been married 82 years.  The pair eloped on Nov. 25, 1932, shortly after they met.

Here is some of their marital advice.

“Don’t hold a grudge. Forgive each other. Live accordingly,” he said.

“We are very fortunate,” Ann Betar added. “It is unconditional love and understanding. We have had that. We consider it a blessing.”

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