Mary Kelligar was just 16 years old when she met the love of her life, 18-year old Jimmy Hayes in the work cafeteria. After five years together, a misunderstanding led Mary and Jimmy to go their separate ways. Both of them seemingly moved on and lost touch. Each went on to marry other people and raised their own families. Although he moved on, there was something about Mary that Jimmy couldn’t let go.
Jimmy made a mistake that significantly impacted his life and future. Mary stayed in his heart over 50 years after they broke up. She was such a big part of his life, and nobody made him feel the way she did. After Jimmy became a widow, he started spending more time in his Irish homeland. That’s when fate stepped in and brought the love birds back together. This is Mary and Jimmy’s beautiful love story and how they were destined to be together.