A love story for all the ages: Elderly man's story goes viral after he's pictured eating alongside a photo of his wife and 'soulmate' of 55 years who died five years ago

This photo of an elderly man dining at an In-N-Out Burger restaurant in California captured hearts across the world when it was posted online by a diner last week. Now, the pensioner has revealed the woman in the picture is his beloved wife, whom he was married to for 55 years and who passed away five years ago. The man, who has been captured eating at the fast food chain alongside photos of his late wife several times, told intrigued customers that he met his soul mate when they were both 17.