Newlyweds Find Photo of Them Both As Kids -- Years Before They Met!

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beachIf you're meant to find your better half, will the stars align to keep putting you in each other's path?

That's what newly married couple Aimee Maiden and Nick Wheeler must be wondering after they discovered an old photo of themselves playing at the beach just yards apart taken 11 years before they met. 

This isn't the first time a couple discovered they were in the same place at the same time as kids.  

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Illustrating that it really is a small world after all, Alex and Donna Voutsinas learned that they were at Disney World at the same time as preschoolers and have the photos to prove it. 

If you're typically skeptical about the notion of soul mates, these stories definitely make you wonder if the universe will, in fact, conspire to help you find one another. 

For years, my husband and I lived less than five miles apart but never met. We attended the same concerts and local events and we'd even frequented the same restaurants but don't remember ever seeing each other until we met years later. We've often wondered if we were ever within feet of each other but unaware of it.

I guess we'll never know unless someone finds an old photo!

Do you believe in the notion of soul mates? If it's truly meant to be, will you find each other? 


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