Shelly & Ben


Ben Bax


Shelly Whittington

Battle Creek


October 7

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Our Story

From Friends to Forever

Shelly: Ben & I originally met through mutual friends when we were young. Ben: We Both had a crush on each other but never confided in each other about it. We reconnected in October of 2021. Shelly: I remember the outfit i wore, the way he smiled at me. The first time he made me laugh. I was so nervous. Ben: It felt like we were teenagers again just learning how to date. I took her to dinner, Got her a slushie and we went for a walk in the park. Shelly: We just sat for hours. Talking about our lives, experiences. What we wanted out of life. And i think in that moment we both knew.. Ben: that she was was the person that I wanted to spend the rest of my life with. Shelly: My family adores him and has welcomed him in their arms as their son. I'm so grateful I had the chance to get to know him, to love him. Ben has shown me what real love is. How a person should be treated. Treasured. I wouldn't trade him for the world. Ben: Always yours. I love you Shelly: Awe, I love you more Ben: I love you most. Shelly: I love you the mostest! Ben: Not possible <3