Elderly Irish couple share beautiful video about marriage equality

Meet grandparents Brighid and Paddy from Dundalk – a Roman Catholic couple who have been married for 50 years.

They are one of thousands taking part in the #VoteWithUs campaign, which encourages Irish citizens to share videos explaining why they'll be voting Yes in the Marriage Equality referendum in the Republic of Ireland on May 22nd of this year.

Speaking about their choice to vote Yes, Brighid says, "We wish other couples, gay or straight, could avail of civil marriage and experience the love, protection and companionship that we have experienced."

We challenge you not to get choked up watching this.