Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell

Mrs. Kuroki can’t see anything, but she loves to be outside - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell

Mr. and Mrs. Kuroki lived a happy life as dairy farmers in rural Japan, raising two lovely children. But tragedy struck when Mrs. Kuroki suddenly lost her sight due to complications from diabetes. Soon, she became depressed and withdrawn, secluding herself in the family home.

Mr. Kuroki struggled to find a way to cheer his wife when a beautiful idea occurred to him: he decided to plant a flower garden where she could enjoy their smell, enticing her to go outside. Two years of hard work and thousands of flowers later, the private farm now draws people who want to see this real life love story from all around the world.

Mrs. Kuroki can’t see anything, but she loves to be outside
Mrs. Kuroki can’t see anything, but she loves to be outside - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
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She and her husband moved to this dairy farm shortly after they got married in 1956
She and her husband moved to this dairy farm shortly after they got married in 1956 - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Shintomi Machiyakuba

They raised two children and lived a happy life until something went wrong with Mrs. Kuroki’s sight
They raised two children and lived a happy life until something went wrong with Mrs. Kuroki’s sight - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Yoshiyuki Matsumoto

A week later, she was blind due to complications related to diabetes
A week later, she was blind due to complications related to diabetes - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
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Depressed, she began to withdraw and stay indoors
Depressed, she began to withdraw and stay indoors - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Yoshiyuki Matsumoto

Concerned about his wife, Mrs. Kuroki struggled to think of a solution
Concerned about his wife, Mrs. Kuroki struggled to think of a solution - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
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And then he began to plant flowers
And then he began to plant flowers - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Yoshiyuki Matsumoto

Thousands of scented flowers over two years
Thousands of scented flowers over two years - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Yoshiyuki Matsumoto

Slowly, Mrs. Kuroki emerged from her shell to enjoy the garden
Slowly, Mrs. Kuroki emerged from her shell to enjoy the garden - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Yoshiyuki Matsumoto

Now, she smiles every day
Now, she smiles every day - Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell
Photo: Yoshiyuki Matsumoto

Watch this lovely couple in the video below:

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