90-year-old senator who was married to a woman for 48 years is marrying 40-year-old man


Senator Harris Wofford 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A 90-year-old man of Washington, announced that he is getting married to a 40-year-old man after being married to a woman for 48 years.

Senator Harris Wofford of Pennsylvania, was married to Clare Wofford for 48 years.

After she died, Harris Wofford met Matthew Charlton, on a beach in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

When Harris Wofford was questioned about the 50 year age difference between him and his lover, he said that age doesn’t matter as it is all about love.

Harris Wofford plans to exchange traditional wedding vows with Charlton in a private ceremony.

Harris Wofford credits the civil rights movement of Martin Luther King, for making marriage equality possible in the country.